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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / East Midlands
Rank 72 93 74
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 28 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.88% 0.12% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 0.49% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 15
Median daily rate £400 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £335 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 484 405 342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.42% 24.95% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 234 192
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +1 6 £400 +28.00% 6
Nottinghamshire - 6 £475 - 4
Leicestershire 0 5 £475 +40.81%
Lincolnshire - 5 £400 -
Derbyshire - 3 £363 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (65.96%) Spring
4 27 (57.45%) J2EE
5 22 (46.81%) JBoss
6 19 (40.43%) JSF
7 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
7 18 (38.30%) E-Commerce
8 16 (34.04%) Oracle
8 16 (34.04%) JPA
9 15 (31.91%) WebSphere
9 15 (31.91%) Eclipse
10 14 (29.79%) JSP
10 14 (29.79%) Web Application Development
11 12 (25.53%) Ajax
12 11 (23.40%) JSON
12 11 (23.40%) Web Development
12 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
12 11 (23.40%) Ant
13 10 (21.28%) CSS
13 10 (21.28%) Scrum
13 10 (21.28%) TDD
13 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
14 9 (19.15%) SQL
14 9 (19.15%) JUnit
15 8 (17.02%) Struts
15 8 (17.02%) XML
15 8 (17.02%) OO
15 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
15 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering

Java EE
Top Related 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 22 (46.81%) JBoss
2 15 (31.91%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
1 6 (12.77%) Redis
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Eclipse
2 11 (23.40%) Ant
3 9 (19.15%) JUnit
4 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.89%) Maven
6 3 (6.38%) jMock
6 3 (6.38%) Mockito
6 3 (6.38%) Subversion
7 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.13%) Gradle
7 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) JProfiler
7 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (10.64%) Billing
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 34 (72.34%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Java Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (2.13%) J2EE Team Leader
5 1 (2.13%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (2.13%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.13%) Tester
5 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) Spring
2 27 (57.45%) J2EE
3 19 (40.43%) JSF
4 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
5 16 (34.04%) JPA
6 14 (29.79%) JSP
7 12 (25.53%) Ajax
8 11 (23.40%) JSON
9 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
9 10 (21.28%) CSS
10 8 (17.02%) jQuery
10 8 (17.02%) REST
10 8 (17.02%) Struts
10 8 (17.02%) XML
11 7 (14.89%) JBoss Seam
11 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (14.89%) Web Services
12 6 (12.77%) JMS
13 5 (10.64%) ActiveMQ
13 5 (10.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) DataPower
3 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) VMS
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) E-Commerce
3 14 (29.79%) Web Application Development
4 11 (23.40%) Web Development
5 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) TDD
6 8 (17.02%) OO
6 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.77%) Microservices
8 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (10.64%) UML
8 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.51%) OOD
9 4 (8.51%) Open Source
9 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Software Architecture
10 3 (6.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Sun Certification
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (4.26%) OCMJD
6 2 (4.26%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Kony
3 1 (2.13%) Sybase
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