Period
to 15 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a J2EE Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

J2EE Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 194 183
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 -27
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.066% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
East of England median daily rate £388 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -12.20% +28.13%
10th Percentile £326 £310 £479
90th Percentile £439 £489 £536
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,278 4,506 4,288
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.96% 94.86% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,519 2,616 2,436
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% -
10th Percentile £199 £213 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 313 352
East of England median hourly rate £17.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.24% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.02 £10.72 £11.01
90th Percentile £49.88 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE Developer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE Developer in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE Developer in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE Developer in the East of England

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £325 - 1
Suffolk -1 1 £450 -10.00%
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 of England region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (66.67%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (33.33%) SpaceWire
3 1 (33.33%) ECSS
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ECSS
1 1 (33.33%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible