Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 98 104
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 1.68% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 5.34% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 38 34
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £428 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.19% -7.57% +10.12%
10th Percentile £416 £399 £375
90th Percentile £539 £537 £550
England median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% - +16.13%

Java EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 520 843 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.63% 31.40% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 612 618
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £404 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.99% +5.90% +1.73%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 19
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £35.00 £17.82 £19.75
90th Percentile £48.50 £50.00 £52.10
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% +2.56%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the East Midlands

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java EE in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in the East Midlands

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 3 £463 -8.64% 2
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) DbUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (33.33%) Swagger
3 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Java EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) DbUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Swagger
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet