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 22 June 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.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 82 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 16 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.77% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 3.23% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 14
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £321 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £420 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

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 474 371 423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 30.88% 23.90% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 237 268
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

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
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 22 June 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 7 £420 +29.23% 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £400 -
Leicestershire - 3 £400 - 2
Derbyshire - 1 £363 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (72.09%) J2EE
3 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (62.79%) Spring
5 18 (41.86%) JPA
6 17 (39.53%) Hibernate
7 15 (34.88%) TDD
7 15 (34.88%) Eclipse
7 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
8 14 (32.56%) Web Application Development
9 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
9 13 (30.23%) JBoss
9 13 (30.23%) XML
9 13 (30.23%) JSP
10 11 (25.58%) JSON
10 11 (25.58%) JSF
10 11 (25.58%) Ajax
10 11 (25.58%) REST
11 10 (23.26%) Maven
11 10 (23.26%) Ant
11 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
12 9 (20.93%) SQL
12 9 (20.93%) Billing
12 9 (20.93%) VMS
12 9 (20.93%) Web Development
12 9 (20.93%) IaaS
13 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
13 8 (18.60%) SOAP
14 7 (16.28%) OO
14 7 (16.28%) Scrum

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 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
2 13 (30.23%) JBoss
3 4 (9.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Eclipse
2 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.26%) Ant
3 10 (23.26%) Maven
4 6 (13.95%) JUnit
5 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.30%) Mockito
7 2 (4.65%) Subversion
8 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.33%) Gradle
8 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.33%) JIRA
8 1 (2.33%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (20.93%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Developer
2 36 (83.72%) Java Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (6.98%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
3 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.33%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (2.33%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE Team Leader
5 1 (2.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Java Development Team Leader
5 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) J2EE
2 27 (62.79%) Spring
3 18 (41.86%) JPA
4 17 (39.53%) Hibernate
5 13 (30.23%) JSP
5 13 (30.23%) XML
6 11 (25.58%) Ajax
6 11 (25.58%) JSF
6 11 (25.58%) JSON
6 11 (25.58%) REST
7 8 (18.60%) SOAP
8 6 (13.95%) JMS
8 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (11.63%) HTML
9 5 (11.63%) Spring Boot
10 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.30%) CSS
11 3 (6.98%) CSS3
11 3 (6.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) VMS
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) Web Application Development
4 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
5 9 (20.93%) Web Development
6 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.28%) OO
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Software Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) User Stories
11 3 (6.98%) SOLID
11 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.65%) BDD
12 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.33%) ES6
5 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Adobe
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
1 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) Kony
2 1 (2.33%) Sybase
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago