The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 62 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Java EE 8 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.06% 1.22% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.82% 5.34% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate - £450 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £106.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -62.39%
Java EE
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
166 206 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.93% 22.79% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 121 95
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Banking
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) Internet
6 5 (41.67%) JSP
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) Spring
7 4 (33.33%) XSLT
7 4 (33.33%) SOAP
7 4 (33.33%) Struts
7 4 (33.33%) DB2
7 4 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (33.33%) HTML
7 4 (33.33%) WSDL
7 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) TDD
9 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 2 (16.67%) Big Data
9 2 (16.67%) Intranet
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) Unix
10 1 (8.33%) PaaS
10 1 (8.33%) Node.js
10 1 (8.33%) Windows
10 1 (8.33%) ITIL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSP
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Struts
2 4 (33.33%) WSDL
2 4 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) EJB
3 1 (8.33%) GWT
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) JMS
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Ergonomics
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy