The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 92 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 30 51 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 2.12% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 9.46% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 23
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £363 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £535 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 539 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.18% 22.36% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 257 243
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Berkshire region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 11 £305 - 1
Reading -1 5 £500 - 4
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
Bracknell - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 51 (76.12%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) .NET
3 22 (32.84%) XML
4 21 (31.34%) SOAP
5 20 (29.85%) Spring
6 19 (28.36%) UNIX
6 19 (28.36%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
7 18 (26.87%) Oracle
8 17 (25.37%) Web Services
8 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
9 16 (23.88%) MVC
9 16 (23.88%) CRM
9 16 (23.88%) SOA
10 15 (22.39%) HTML
11 13 (19.40%) Scrum
11 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (19.40%) SQL
11 13 (19.40%) Linux
12 12 (17.91%) B2C
13 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
13 11 (16.42%) Retail
13 11 (16.42%) jQuery
14 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
14 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database
14 10 (14.93%) Siebel
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
15 9 (13.43%) JSP
15 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (13.43%) Spring MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.46%) Confluence
4 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.48%) Liferay
5 2 (2.99%) Commerce Server
5 2 (2.99%) Drupal
5 2 (2.99%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.49%) Mule
6 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.99%) Cordys
2 2 (2.99%) Magento
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.49%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Force.com
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) RTCP
2 1 (1.49%) RTP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) DB2
3 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JUnit
2 7 (10.45%) JIRA
3 6 (8.96%) Ant
4 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.46%) Subversion
4 5 (7.46%) Maven
4 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.49%) Introscope
5 1 (1.49%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.49%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.49%) Mockito
5 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 19 (28.36%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.42%) Retail
3 10 (14.93%) Finance
4 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
4 5 (7.46%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Architect
3 14 (20.90%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Domain Architect
9 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) XML
3 21 (31.34%) SOAP
4 20 (29.85%) Spring
5 17 (25.37%) Web Services
6 15 (22.39%) HTML
7 11 (16.42%) jQuery
8 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
9 9 (13.43%) JSP
9 9 (13.43%) Spring MVC
10 8 (11.94%) RESTful
10 8 (11.94%) Visualforce
11 7 (10.45%) CSS
12 6 (8.96%) Struts
12 6 (8.96%) REST
12 6 (8.96%) Ajax
13 5 (7.46%) XSD
14 3 (4.48%) Middleware
15 2 (2.99%) JDBC
15 2 (2.99%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.46%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (7.46%) DTV
3 3 (4.48%) Open Source
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) GIS
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) UNIX
2 13 (19.40%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
2 16 (23.88%) CRM
2 16 (23.88%) SOA
2 16 (23.88%) MVC
3 13 (19.40%) Scrum
3 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.91%) B2C
5 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Data Migration
7 7 (10.45%) OO
7 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
7 7 (10.45%) Migration
7 7 (10.45%) Workflow
8 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (7.46%) Validation
9 5 (7.46%) TDD
9 5 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) Java
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.94%) Apex Code
5 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.97%) C
7 3 (4.48%) Groovy
8 2 (2.99%) C#
8 2 (2.99%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) Jython
9 1 (1.49%) Korn
9 1 (1.49%) VBScript
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.49%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Salesforce.com
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle
3 10 (14.93%) Siebel
4 7 (10.45%) hybris
5 6 (8.96%) SAP
6 5 (7.46%) Metastorm
7 2 (2.99%) ATG
7 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.99%) Demandware
8 1 (1.49%) ESRI
8 1 (1.49%) JBoss
8 1 (1.49%) Sun
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