Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a J2EE Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - +54 +16
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 8 0 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.16% - 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 12
Essex median daily rate £450 - £400
10th Percentile £310 - £351
90th Percentile £488 - £438
East of England median daily rate £450 £513 £400
% change year-on-year -12.20% +28.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 670 750 1,050
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.24% 97.02% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 473 563
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £225
90th Percentile £600 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 112 160
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £32.50 £31.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +3.14% +75.06%
10th Percentile £15.63 £15.75 £15.71
90th Percentile £48.50 £43.75 £45.03
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% +12.50%

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in Essex

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE Developer in Essex

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in Essex over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE Developer in Essex

J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE Developer in Essex

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Brentwood - 8 £450 -
Basildon - 1 £475 -
J2EE Developer
East of England

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JAXB
3 4 (50.00%) CA
3 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) JMeter

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Gradle
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 4 (50.00%) JAX-WS
2 4 (50.00%) JPA
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) Kafka
2 4 (50.00%) OAuth
2 4 (50.00%) OAuth2
2 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (50.00%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Telematics
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft