Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 103 109
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +16
Contract jobs citing Java EE 46 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.70% 1.47% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.54% 4.99% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 35
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £391 £375 £317
90th Percentile £535 £550 £550
England median daily rate £500 £494 £450
% change year-on-year +1.21% +9.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -3.13%

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 830 941 902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 30.75% 29.52% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 623 543
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £18.97 £21.85 £13.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Leicestershire +27 25 £425 +6.25% 2
Nottinghamshire - 12 £506 - 3
Northamptonshire -37 9 £414 -8.11% 6
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (65.22%) Security Cleared
4 28 (60.87%) SC Cleared
5 26 (56.52%) JSON
5 26 (56.52%) DevOps
6 25 (54.35%) XML
7 23 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 23 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
8 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (36.96%) Amazon S3
10 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
11 15 (32.61%) CSS
11 15 (32.61%) HTML
11 15 (32.61%) API Development
12 13 (28.26%) Spring
13 12 (26.09%) Maven
13 12 (26.09%) JUnit
13 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
14 11 (23.91%) Cucumber
14 11 (23.91%) Web Development
15 10 (21.74%) Scrum
15 10 (21.74%) J2EE
16 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (19.57%) Apache Camel
17 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
17 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (17.39%) BDD
17 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
17 8 (17.39%) Web Services

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 23 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (36.96%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.52%) npm
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) JUnit
1 12 (26.09%) Maven
2 11 (23.91%) Cucumber
3 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
5 6 (13.04%) Subversion
6 5 (10.87%) DbUnit
6 5 (10.87%) Gradle
6 5 (10.87%) JMeter
6 5 (10.87%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (8.70%) Bitbucket
7 4 (8.70%) Selenium
8 3 (6.52%) Babel
8 3 (6.52%) Grunt
8 3 (6.52%) gulp
8 3 (6.52%) LoadUI
8 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.52%) webpack
9 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 33 (71.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Integration Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Java Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Lead Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.52%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) JSON
2 25 (54.35%) XML
3 23 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (32.61%) CSS
4 15 (32.61%) HTML
5 13 (28.26%) Spring
6 10 (21.74%) J2EE
7 9 (19.57%) Apache Camel
8 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 8 (17.39%) Web Services
9 7 (15.22%) Gherkin
9 7 (15.22%) Swagger
10 6 (13.04%) JAX-RS
10 6 (13.04%) JPA
10 6 (13.04%) JSF
10 6 (13.04%) RESTful
11 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.52%) CSS3
12 3 (6.52%) HTML5
12 3 (6.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) DevOps
3 15 (32.61%) API Development
4 11 (23.91%) Web Development
5 10 (21.74%) Scrum
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 7 (15.22%) Kanban
8 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Front End Development
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
10 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.87%) Microservices
11 3 (6.52%) OO
11 3 (6.52%) Pair Programming
11 3 (6.52%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) Java 8
4 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 28 (60.87%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.04%) Ansible
3 5 (10.87%) Puppet
4 3 (6.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) SAP