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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 45 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing J2EE 21 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.81% 1.77% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.96% 7.62% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 9
Median daily rate £355 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £376
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £39.30 £35.80
% change year-on-year
-9.66% +9.77%
J2EE
Buckinghamshire

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
162 210 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.66% 23.20% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 126 98
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 4 May 2016.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 42 (80.77%) Java
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 29 (55.77%) Spring
4 25 (48.08%) JSP
5 23 (44.23%) HTML
6 22 (42.31%) Struts
7 21 (40.38%) WebSphere
7 21 (40.38%) Servlets
7 21 (40.38%) XML
8 20 (38.46%) Hibernate
9 19 (36.54%) JDBC
9 19 (36.54%) HTTP
10 17 (32.69%) CSS
11 16 (30.77%) IBM
12 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
12 15 (28.85%) Oracle
12 15 (28.85%) Degree
13 13 (25.00%) OO
13 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
14 12 (23.08%) SOAP
14 12 (23.08%) DHTML
14 12 (23.08%) JMS
14 12 (23.08%) Use Case
14 12 (23.08%) Open Source
14 12 (23.08%) Software Architecture
15 10 (19.23%) DB2
15 10 (19.23%) Web Services
15 10 (19.23%) Finance
16 9 (17.31%) Internet

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 21 (40.38%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) HTTP
2 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
3 9 (17.31%) Internet
4 7 (13.46%) SSL
5 4 (7.69%) Intranet
5 4 (7.69%) WEP
6 3 (5.77%) Firewall
6 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
7 2 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) DB2
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JUnit
2 7 (13.46%) Maven
2 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.54%) Introscope
4 2 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 25 (48.08%) Java Developer
3 22 (42.31%) J2EE Developer
4 21 (40.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (28.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (26.92%) Senior Developer
6 14 (26.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (23.08%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 12 (23.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (23.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (13.46%) Architect
9 6 (11.54%) Administrator
9 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Administrator
10 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
10 4 (7.69%) Programmer
10 4 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
11 3 (5.77%) HTML Developer
11 3 (5.77%) J2EE Programmer
12 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) Spring
2 25 (48.08%) JSP
3 23 (44.23%) HTML
4 22 (42.31%) Struts
5 21 (40.38%) Servlets
5 21 (40.38%) XML
6 20 (38.46%) Hibernate
7 19 (36.54%) JDBC
8 17 (32.69%) CSS
9 12 (23.08%) DHTML
9 12 (23.08%) JMS
9 12 (23.08%) SOAP
10 10 (19.23%) Web Services
11 8 (15.38%) jQuery
11 8 (15.38%) Middleware
11 8 (15.38%) XSLT
12 7 (13.46%) JNDI
12 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (7.69%) Java EE
13 4 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.46%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) W3C
5 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (25.00%) OO
2 12 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (23.08%) Open Source
2 12 (23.08%) Software Architecture
2 12 (23.08%) Use Case
3 8 (15.38%) Scrum
3 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 7 (13.46%) Garbage Collection
4 7 (13.46%) High Availability
4 7 (13.46%) Validation
4 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) SOA
5 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.69%) Change Management
6 4 (7.69%) eTOM
6 4 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 4 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) Java
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
3 7 (13.46%) Jython
3 7 (13.46%) Korn
3 7 (13.46%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) WCAG
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) IBM
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) Sun
4 2 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) BMC
5 1 (1.92%) Caplin
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO