The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 82 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Contract jobs citing J2EE 40 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.57% 0.81% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.80% 3.93% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 25
Average daily rate £400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £303 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+73.61% +6.66%
J2EE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
513 560 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.16% 20.72% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 314 312
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -14.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading +2 11 £375 -9.63% 2
Slough +10 10 £400 +30.61%
Bracknell - 8 £525 - 2
Newbury - 2 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 45 (84.91%) Java
2 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (33.96%) E-Commerce
4 17 (32.08%) hybris
5 15 (28.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 14 (26.42%) Technical Analysis
7 13 (24.53%) Migration
7 13 (24.53%) CMS
8 12 (22.64%) Retail
8 12 (22.64%) Linux
9 10 (18.87%) Unix
10 9 (16.98%) IBM
10 9 (16.98%) Spring
10 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
11 8 (15.09%) JSP
11 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
11 8 (15.09%) Web Services
11 8 (15.09%) XML
12 7 (13.21%) JBoss
12 7 (13.21%) Ab Initio
13 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
13 6 (11.32%) Oracle
13 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (11.32%) REST
14 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
14 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
14 5 (9.43%) RESTful
14 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
14 5 (9.43%) Jenkins

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (28.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (24.53%) CMS
3 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
4 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
5 7 (13.21%) JBoss
6 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
7 3 (5.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (3.77%) Apache
8 2 (3.77%) nginx
9 1 (1.89%) IIS
9 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Apache Hive
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
1 3 (5.66%) DB2
1 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.66%) HBase
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
1 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) FishEye
3 2 (3.77%) Ant
3 2 (3.77%) Build Forge
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (39.62%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Architect
2 16 (30.19%) Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Hybris Architect
4 11 (20.75%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Hybris Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Unix Architect
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.77%) SOA Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Spring
2 8 (15.09%) JSP
2 8 (15.09%) Web Services
2 8 (15.09%) XML
3 6 (11.32%) REST
4 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.43%) RESTful
5 4 (7.55%) EJB
5 4 (7.55%) JAX-WS
5 4 (7.55%) SOAP
6 3 (5.66%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (3.77%) Java EE
7 2 (3.77%) JNI
7 2 (3.77%) JSON
7 2 (3.77%) OpenID
7 2 (3.77%) OSGi
7 2 (3.77%) Struts
7 2 (3.77%) SWT
7 2 (3.77%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.43%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Unix
3 5 (9.43%) AIX
3 5 (9.43%) CentOS
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.43%) SUSE
4 3 (5.66%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) E-Commerce
3 14 (26.42%) Technical Analysis
4 13 (24.53%) Migration
5 5 (9.43%) DevOps
5 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.55%) ETL
6 4 (7.55%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) SOA
6 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Data Management
7 3 (5.66%) Information Management
7 3 (5.66%) Master Data Management
7 3 (5.66%) Product Management
8 2 (3.77%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Image Processing
8 2 (3.77%) System Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Use Case
8 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.55%) C
3 4 (7.55%) C++
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) AWK
4 3 (5.66%) Korn
4 3 (5.66%) sed
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) Python
5 2 (3.77%) R
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Packer
1 3 (5.66%) vRealize
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) hybris
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
3 7 (13.21%) Ab Initio
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle
5 5 (9.43%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) Talend
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