The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 40 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 31 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.42% 1.86% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.90% 7.74% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 18
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £353 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £428 £345
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 £30.00 £34.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
195 168 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.52% 24.03% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 94 90
Average daily rate £368 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
J2EE
Buckinghamshire

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 28 July 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (75.41%) Java
2 30 (49.18%) WebSphere
3 28 (45.90%) Web Services
4 23 (37.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (34.43%) SOAP
6 20 (32.79%) Finance
7 19 (31.15%) UNIX
8 17 (27.87%) Linux
9 16 (26.23%) Windows
9 16 (26.23%) Spring
10 15 (24.59%) Change Management
10 15 (24.59%) Oracle
10 15 (24.59%) LDAP
10 15 (24.59%) DTS
11 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
12 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
12 12 (19.67%) Degree
13 11 (18.03%) JSP
13 11 (18.03%) IBM
14 10 (16.39%) Eclipse
14 10 (16.39%) Struts
15 9 (14.75%) XML
15 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
16 8 (13.11%) HTML
16 8 (13.11%) SOA
16 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
16 8 (13.11%) Scrum
16 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (13.11%) Banking
17 7 (11.48%) Spanish Language

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (49.18%) WebSphere
2 23 (37.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) LDAP
2 7 (11.48%) Internet
3 6 (9.84%) SSL
3 6 (9.84%) Intranet
4 5 (8.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) DTS
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.84%) DB2
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.84%) JUnit
3 5 (8.20%) Introscope
4 2 (3.28%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 20 (32.79%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Spanish Language
4 4 (6.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) Automotive
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Deployment Analyst
4 14 (22.95%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.11%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Architect
5 8 (13.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Business Architect
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Quality Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) Web Services
2 21 (34.43%) SOAP
3 16 (26.23%) Spring
4 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (18.03%) JSP
6 10 (16.39%) Struts
7 9 (14.75%) XML
8 8 (13.11%) HTML
9 7 (11.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (9.84%) Servlets
11 5 (8.20%) Middleware
11 5 (8.20%) JNDI
11 5 (8.20%) JDBC
12 4 (6.56%) EJB
12 4 (6.56%) CSS
13 3 (4.92%) .NET
14 2 (3.28%) XSLT
14 2 (3.28%) Java EE
14 2 (3.28%) jQuery
14 2 (3.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.92%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 2 (3.28%) PMI
6 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) UNIX
2 17 (27.87%) Linux
3 16 (26.23%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) AIX
5 1 (1.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Change Management
2 8 (13.11%) Scrum
2 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.11%) SOA
2 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
3 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
3 6 (9.84%) Project Management
4 5 (8.20%) EAI
4 5 (8.20%) OO
4 5 (8.20%) High Availability
5 4 (6.56%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Time Management
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.28%) UML
7 2 (3.28%) MVC
7 2 (3.28%) Validation
7 2 (3.28%) TDD
7 2 (3.28%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.20%) Python
3 5 (8.20%) Jython
3 5 (8.20%) Korn
3 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.92%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.64%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) IBM
3 6 (9.84%) Sun
4 2 (3.28%) Remedy
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) ATG
5 1 (1.64%) Endeca