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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 112 122 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Java EE 11 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 1.08% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Average daily rate £475 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
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
516 557 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.39% 20.73% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 309 315
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £38.30 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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 +1 11 £475 +18.75% 1
Java EE
South East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Identity Management
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) EAI
2 11 (44.00%) SOA
2 11 (44.00%) HTTP
2 11 (44.00%) Kerberos
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
2 11 (44.00%) REST
3 10 (40.00%) OpenID
3 10 (40.00%) OAuth2
3 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (36.00%) JBoss
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) R
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) JUnit
7 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Maven
7 2 (8.00%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (4.00%) BDD

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (36.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) HTTP
1 11 (44.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) JBehave
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) JMeter
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) SOA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Developer in Test
8 1 (4.00%) Integration Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Java Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) REST
1 11 (44.00%) SOAP
2 10 (40.00%) OAuth2
2 10 (40.00%) OpenID
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
2 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) EAI
1 11 (44.00%) Identity Management
1 11 (44.00%) SOA
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.00%) BDD
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.00%) OO
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Release Management
3 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) R
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) HP