The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 114 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -16.37%
Java EE
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
551 532 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.72% 21.02% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 304 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 53
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Maidenhead - 2 £250 -
Reading +7 1 - -
Java EE
South East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) J2EE
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) JSF
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) JBoss
5 5 (27.78%) SOAP
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
5 5 (27.78%) Release Management
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 4 (22.22%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) Maven
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) Ant
6 4 (22.22%) JUnit
6 4 (22.22%) Struts
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Commerce Server
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) Commerce Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (5.56%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) Ant
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Designer
4 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.56%) TIBCO Developer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) J2EE
2 7 (38.89%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) JSF
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) JSP
5 4 (22.22%) Struts
6 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.56%) Middleware
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) Release Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.56%) Axway