The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 38 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Contract jobs citing J2EE 34 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.70% 1.39% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.88% 5.99% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 18
Median daily rate £355 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £315 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
245 284 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.63% 23.15% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 171 169
Median daily rate £330 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Buckinghamshire region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Buckinghamshire region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Milton Keynes +27 29 £378 +16.15% 2
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 41 (71.93%) Java
2 34 (59.65%) WebSphere
3 30 (52.63%) IBM
4 20 (35.09%) Web Services
5 18 (31.58%) Middleware
6 16 (28.07%) Oracle
7 15 (26.32%) DB2
8 14 (24.56%) Finance
8 14 (24.56%) Spring
9 13 (22.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (22.81%) JDBC
9 13 (22.81%) SOA
9 13 (22.81%) HTTP
10 12 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (21.05%) Servlets
10 12 (21.05%) SOAP
10 12 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
10 12 (21.05%) Clustering
10 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
10 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
11 11 (19.30%) CA Wily
11 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
11 11 (19.30%) High Availability
11 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
11 11 (19.30%) Garbage Collection
11 11 (19.30%) Jython
11 11 (19.30%) SSL
11 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (19.30%) Degree
11 11 (19.30%) JNDI

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 34 (59.65%) WebSphere
2 13 (22.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) HTTP
2 11 (19.30%) SSL
3 5 (8.77%) WEP
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.26%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) Intranet
6 2 (3.51%) Firewall
6 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) DB2
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.02%) Big Data
4 4 (7.02%) HBase
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.26%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) JUnit
2 5 (8.77%) Introscope
3 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.02%) Maven
3 4 (7.02%) Selenium
4 3 (5.26%) GitLab
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Administrator
3 9 (15.79%) Middleware Developer
3 9 (15.79%) WebSphere Administrator
4 8 (14.04%) Architect
5 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Middleware Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) SOA Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) Web Services
2 18 (31.58%) Middleware
3 14 (24.56%) Spring
4 13 (22.81%) JDBC
5 12 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
5 12 (21.05%) Servlets
5 12 (21.05%) SOAP
5 12 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (19.30%) JNDI
7 10 (17.54%) JSP
8 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
8 8 (14.04%) XML
9 5 (8.77%) CSS
9 5 (8.77%) HTML
9 5 (8.77%) JMS
9 5 (8.77%) Struts
10 3 (5.26%) .NET
10 3 (5.26%) EJB
10 3 (5.26%) jQuery
10 3 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) DataPower
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) Unix
3 5 (8.77%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) SOA
2 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (19.30%) High Availability
3 7 (12.28%) UML
4 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.77%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) IT Asset Management
5 5 (8.77%) Open Source
5 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.02%) EAI
6 4 (7.02%) eTOM
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL
6 4 (7.02%) OO
6 4 (7.02%) Scrum
6 4 (7.02%) Validation
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) Java
2 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
2 11 (19.30%) Jython
2 11 (19.30%) Korn
2 11 (19.30%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) Scala
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) C#
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) IBM
2 16 (28.07%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Sun
4 1 (1.75%) F5
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Remedy
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) TIBCO