The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 93 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 20 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.75% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.81% 3.78% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Median daily rate £322 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £459 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £418 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.41% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +4.28%
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
416 503 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.82% 19.74% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 307 306
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +16 8 £310 +5.00%
Bracknell +5 3 £400 -30.43%
Newbury +6 2 - -
Reading -1 2 - -
Maidenhead +3 1 £750 -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) XML
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) Oracle
4 16 (35.56%) SOA
4 16 (35.56%) Open Source
4 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
5 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 15 (33.33%) Spring
6 14 (31.11%) Scala
7 12 (26.67%) REST
7 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 12 (26.67%) Linux
8 11 (24.44%) Solaris
8 11 (24.44%) JSP
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
8 11 (24.44%) JIRA
8 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.22%) Groovy
9 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 10 (22.22%) TDD
9 10 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 10 (22.22%) Windows
9 10 (22.22%) HTML
10 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (20.00%) Subversion
10 9 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (17.78%) Gradle
11 8 (17.78%) Microservices
11 8 (17.78%) WebLogic

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
3 6 (13.33%) Apache
3 6 (13.33%) iPlanet
4 5 (11.11%) Alfresco
4 5 (11.11%) Liferay
5 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) BIG-IP
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) PuTTY
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) FTP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTP
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) SSH
4 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.67%) DB2
3 3 (6.67%) Endeca
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
2 11 (24.44%) JIRA
3 9 (20.00%) Subversion
4 8 (17.78%) Gradle
5 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
5 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
6 5 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 5 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.89%) JUnit
8 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.44%) Grunt
8 2 (4.44%) JMeter
8 2 (4.44%) Maven
8 2 (4.44%) Toad
9 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Web Applications Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Web Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) TIBCO Architect
7 2 (4.44%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) XML
2 15 (33.33%) Spring
3 12 (26.67%) REST
4 11 (24.44%) JSP
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (17.78%) Servlets
6 8 (17.78%) SOAP
7 7 (15.56%) .NET
7 7 (15.56%) Struts
7 7 (15.56%) Velocity
7 7 (15.56%) Web Services
8 6 (13.33%) Node.js
8 6 (13.33%) XSLT
9 5 (11.11%) EJB
9 5 (11.11%) JSON
9 5 (11.11%) JSR 168
9 5 (11.11%) Middleware
9 5 (11.11%) XHTML
10 4 (8.89%) Apache Camel
10 4 (8.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Solaris
3 10 (22.22%) Windows
4 7 (15.56%) Unix
5 6 (13.33%) AIX
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) Android
6 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Open Source
2 16 (35.56%) SOA
3 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 10 (22.22%) TDD
6 8 (17.78%) Microservices
7 7 (15.56%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (15.56%) Quality Management
7 7 (15.56%) Web Application Development
8 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (13.33%) MVC
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
8 6 (13.33%) UML
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
9 5 (11.11%) High Availability
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) Scala
3 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) Groovy
5 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Kibana
2 2 (4.44%) logstash
3 1 (2.22%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco
2 7 (15.56%) IBM
3 6 (13.33%) BEA
3 6 (13.33%) F5
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.33%) Sun
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) GigaSpaces
5 4 (8.89%) TIBCO
6 3 (6.67%) Ab Initio
6 3 (6.67%) FatWire
7 1 (2.22%) BMC
7 1 (2.22%) Cramer
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas