The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 60 62 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Contract jobs citing J2EE 12 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 0.54% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 2.12% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 14
Average daily rate
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£414 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £375 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
141 189 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.15% 25.64% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 98 88
Average daily rate £398 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 38 (79.17%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) Web Services
2 23 (47.92%) WebSphere
3 19 (39.58%) Finance
4 18 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (33.33%) SOAP
6 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (29.17%) UNIX
8 13 (27.08%) Oracle
9 12 (25.00%) Windows
9 12 (25.00%) Linux
10 11 (22.92%) Spring
10 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
10 11 (22.92%) Change Management
10 11 (22.92%) IBM
11 10 (20.83%) LDAP
11 10 (20.83%) DTS
11 10 (20.83%) JSP
12 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
12 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.67%) XML
13 8 (16.67%) Struts
13 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
14 7 (14.58%) Internet
14 7 (14.58%) WebSphere MQ
14 7 (14.58%) Banking
14 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
14 7 (14.58%) Degree
15 6 (12.50%) Spanish Language
15 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 23 (47.92%) WebSphere
2 18 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) LDAP
2 7 (14.58%) Internet
3 6 (12.50%) SSL
3 6 (12.50%) Intranet
4 5 (10.42%) HTTP
5 2 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) DTS
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.42%) JUnit
2 5 (10.42%) Introscope
3 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Spanish Language
4 3 (6.25%) Automotive
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Deployment Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Quality Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) QA Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) Web Services
2 16 (33.33%) SOAP
3 11 (22.92%) Spring
4 10 (20.83%) JSP
5 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 8 (16.67%) XML
6 8 (16.67%) Struts
7 7 (14.58%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 5 (10.42%) Servlets
9 5 (10.42%) JDBC
9 5 (10.42%) JNDI
10 4 (8.33%) .NET
11 3 (6.25%) EJB
11 3 (6.25%) CSS
11 3 (6.25%) Java EE
12 2 (4.17%) jQuery
12 2 (4.17%) XSLT
13 1 (2.08%) Dojo
13 1 (2.08%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) UNIX
2 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) AIX
4 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) Change Management
3 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) High Availability
6 3 (6.25%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Validation
7 2 (4.17%) Android Development
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.17%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.17%) UML
7 2 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (2.08%) SOA
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) Java
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) Python
3 5 (10.42%) Korn
3 5 (10.42%) Jython
3 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.33%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) COBOL
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) IBM
3 5 (10.42%) Sun
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Remedy
5 2 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (2.08%) SumTotal
6 1 (2.08%) Saba