Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a J2EE Developer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 54 40
Rank change year-on-year -41 -14 +51
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 7 24 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.81% 2.66% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 2.73% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 30
Essex median daily rate £320 £220 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -45.00% -
10th Percentile £310 £220 £271
90th Percentile £330 £320 £438
East of England median daily rate £320 £318 £375
% change year-on-year +0.79% -15.33% +41.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Essex median hourly rate £37.00 £33.20 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.45% -7.78% +0.56%
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £33.20 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.45% -7.78% +0.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 823 878 1119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.03% 97.34% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 447 659
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £210 £205
90th Percentile £583 £522 £538
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 170 104
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £32.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -39.07% +15.18%
10th Percentile £11.91 £15.75 £15.33
90th Percentile £62.65 £42.89 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.88% +1.60% -4.76%

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 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 25 July 2017. 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 0 5 £320 - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Basildon -5 1 - -
J2EE Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) JAXB
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) Gradle
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
4 4 (57.14%) Java EE
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) JSF
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) JAX-WS
4 4 (57.14%) JPA
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Ant

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 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Ant
1 4 (57.14%) Gradle
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) JMeter
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (57.14%) Automotive
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JAXB
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) Java EE
4 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
4 4 (57.14%) JAX-WS
4 4 (57.14%) JPA
4 4 (57.14%) JSF
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) Struts
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Code Coverage
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Telematics
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) CA
2 4 (57.14%) CA Agile Central
Brentwood, Essex
Peopleworks
Rate: From £37 to £37 per hour £37 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago