The median contractor rate for a J2EE Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 257 248
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 2 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Median daily rate - £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% -10.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.20 £37.45
% change year-on-year - -11.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7309 8525 8846
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.59% 94.96% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4270 5079 5054
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 385 418
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.38% +20.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in the South East

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE Developer in the South East

J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE Developer in the South East

J2EE Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) Kafka
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) QA

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) HBase
3 1 (14.29%) Parquet
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) Kafka
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Avro
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE
6 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) System Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle