Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 November 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)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 77 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +72
Contract jobs citing Java EE 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.77% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Essex median daily rate £320 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £43.75 - -
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 - -

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 349 183 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 44.12% 20.82% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 117 194
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £316 £250 £240
90th Percentile £600 £525 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 28
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +8.23%
10th Percentile £26.44 £31.00 £31.18
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.89 £42.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Essex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java EE in Essex

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 November 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 - 9 £320 -
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £535 -
Java EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 14 (100.00%) SOAP
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Middleware
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (100.00%) REST
1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) UML
3 9 (64.29%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (64.29%) JAXB
3 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (64.29%) Struts
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Ant
3 9 (64.29%) Ajax
3 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA

Java EE
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 14 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 5 (35.71%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) SSL
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (64.29%) Ant
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
3 6 (42.86%) Gradle
3 6 (42.86%) JMeter
3 6 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (21.43%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Middleware
1 14 (100.00%) REST
1 14 (100.00%) SOAP
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) Ajax
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
2 9 (64.29%) JAXB
2 9 (64.29%) JAX-RS
2 9 (64.29%) JAX-WS
2 9 (64.29%) JPA
2 9 (64.29%) Struts
3 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) JSF
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
4 5 (35.71%) JSON Schema
4 5 (35.71%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) HPUX
3 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) Code Coverage
3 9 (64.29%) Load Testing
3 9 (64.29%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (64.29%) UML
4 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (42.86%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) Kanban
6 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (21.43%) High Availability
7 3 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Groovy
3 8 (57.14%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 5 (35.71%) XPath
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) CA
1 9 (64.29%) CA Agile Central
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) webMethods
2 5 (35.71%) WSO2
3 2 (14.29%) HP