Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 106 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +25
Contract jobs citing Java EE 27 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.10% 1.28% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 4.43% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 36
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £379 £375 £376
90th Percentile £550 £515 £550
England median daily rate £525 £500 £470
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +11.90%
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 780 857 917
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.67% 28.97% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 573 542
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £502
England median daily rate £494 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.06% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £38.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.84% +80.23% +7.50%
10th Percentile £13.71 £19.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.85 £41.50
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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
Northamptonshire -28 11 £449 +5.53% 1
Leicestershire +22 9 £430 +7.50% 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 £500 - 4
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Maven
3 14 (51.85%) JUnit
4 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
4 13 (48.15%) DevOps
5 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) Spring
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) JSON
7 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 8 (29.63%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
8 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 8 (29.63%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) JBoss
8 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
9 7 (25.93%) CSS
9 7 (25.93%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
9 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
9 7 (25.93%) Amazon S3
9 7 (25.93%) API Development
10 6 (22.22%) Java 8
10 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 6 (22.22%) BDD
10 6 (22.22%) Bitbucket
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS

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 8 (29.63%) JBoss
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) JUnit
1 14 (51.85%) Maven
2 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
4 6 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 6 (22.22%) Selenium
4 6 (22.22%) Subversion
5 5 (18.52%) LoadUI
5 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
6 3 (11.11%) DbUnit
6 3 (11.11%) Gradle
6 3 (11.11%) JMeter
6 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.70%) Ant
8 1 (3.70%) JIRA
8 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SOA Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) JSON
3 8 (29.63%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) J2EE
6 5 (18.52%) Swagger
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.81%) JAX-RS
7 4 (14.81%) JPA
7 4 (14.81%) JSF
7 4 (14.81%) RESTful
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
8 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 2 (7.41%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Solaris
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) DevOps
3 7 (25.93%) API Development
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) BDD
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Kanban
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
5 5 (18.52%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) Java 8
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) Terraform
3 4 (14.81%) Ansible
4 3 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) SAP