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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 56 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing J2EE 16 35 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.79% 3.95% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 17.59% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +1.96%
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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
204 199 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.84% 22.44% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 103 70
Average daily rate £325 £354 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JMS
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) JDBC
5 8 (38.10%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) Open Source
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) OO
5 8 (38.10%) HTTP
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) JSP
6 7 (33.33%) Ant
6 7 (33.33%) JUnit
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (28.57%) Java EE
7 6 (28.57%) JSON
7 6 (28.57%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) SOAP
7 6 (28.57%) Struts
7 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (23.81%) Internet

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (19.05%) Confluence
3 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) JBoss
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) SSL
4 4 (19.05%) AMQP
5 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Ant
1 7 (33.33%) JUnit
2 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 4 (19.05%) Introscope
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
3 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 4 (19.05%) Gradle
4 2 (9.52%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SOA Developer
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
1 11 (52.38%) JMS
2 9 (42.86%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) JDBC
3 8 (38.10%) Spring
4 7 (33.33%) JSP
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) SOAP
5 6 (28.57%) Struts
5 6 (28.57%) Java EE
5 6 (28.57%) JSON
5 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 5 (23.81%) Servlets
6 5 (23.81%) EJB
7 4 (19.05%) DHTML
7 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (19.05%) JNDI
7 4 (19.05%) Ajax
8 3 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) MapReduce
4 4 (19.05%) User Stories
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Jython
3 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) XQuery
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) CA Wily
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) SumTotal
3 1 (4.76%) Saba