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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 100 94 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Contract jobs citing J2EE 27 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.03% 1.16% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 4.89% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £421 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £43.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +4.76%
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
527 614 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.04% 23.75% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 333 266
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 23
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 +20 14 £353 +17.50% 5
Slough - 5 £338 - 1
Bracknell -7 3 £575 +76.78% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £300 -
Newbury - - - - 3
Windsor - - - -
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (75.00%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) Oracle
3 22 (42.31%) Hibernate
3 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 21 (40.38%) Spring
5 19 (36.54%) SQL
6 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.77%) OO
8 15 (28.85%) Apache
8 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.85%) MVC
8 15 (28.85%) QA
9 14 (26.92%) SOA
10 13 (25.00%) .NET
11 12 (23.08%) XML
12 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
12 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
12 11 (21.15%) Project Management
12 11 (21.15%) TDD
12 11 (21.15%) Degree
12 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
12 11 (21.15%) REST
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
13 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (19.23%) WCF
13 10 (19.23%) WPF
13 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
13 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
13 10 (19.23%) C#
13 10 (19.23%) WebLogic

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (28.85%) Apache
2 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 10 (19.23%) IIS
4 7 (13.46%) JBoss
5 6 (11.54%) Liferay
6 3 (5.77%) CMS
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (3.85%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) SSH
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.62%) JUnit
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.77%) Subversion
5 2 (3.85%) Maven
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) jMock
5 2 (3.85%) Hudson
5 2 (3.85%) Gradle
5 2 (3.85%) Ant
5 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.92%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Applications Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (11.54%) .NET Applications Developer
5 5 (9.62%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Middleware Specialist
9 1 (1.92%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) HTML
1 22 (42.31%) Hibernate
2 21 (40.38%) Spring
3 13 (25.00%) .NET
4 12 (23.08%) XML
5 11 (21.15%) REST
6 10 (19.23%) WCF
6 10 (19.23%) WPF
6 10 (19.23%) Web Services
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.31%) SOAP
8 7 (13.46%) Servlets
8 7 (13.46%) Apache Camel
9 6 (11.54%) jQuery
9 6 (11.54%) JSP
9 6 (11.54%) CSS
10 5 (9.62%) JMS
11 4 (7.69%) Java EE
11 4 (7.69%) JSON
11 4 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) DTV
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Solaris
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) OO
2 15 (28.85%) MVC
2 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) SOA
4 11 (21.15%) Project Management
4 11 (21.15%) TDD
5 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.46%) OOP
7 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
9 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.85%) Release Management
11 2 (3.85%) Revenue Management
11 2 (3.85%) BDD
11 2 (3.85%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (3.85%) Web Analytics
11 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
5 10 (19.23%) C#
5 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
6 7 (13.46%) VBScript
7 5 (9.62%) Scala
8 4 (7.69%) Groovy
9 3 (5.77%) PHP
10 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) PMP
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Metastorm
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