The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 117 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.042% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.18% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£340 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +38.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
541 549 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.50% 22.84% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 275 239
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £30.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £36.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Java EE
South East

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
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 31 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
(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
Slough - 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Java EE
South East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Java SE
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) J2SE
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) hybris
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (12.50%) Liferay
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) PegaRULES
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Research

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) PegaRULES
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) JRules Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Java SE
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) J2SE
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) JRules
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) ILOG
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
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