The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 68 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.94% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 4.10% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £385 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £557 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.78% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
271 195 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.70% 22.86% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 98 139
Average daily rate £413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -30.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Reading

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Reading region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
4 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
4 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (29.41%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (23.53%) Application Packaging
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Middleware
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (23.53%) Apache
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Sun
5 4 (23.53%) Talend
5 4 (23.53%) Release Management
5 4 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
1 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) jMock
4 1 (5.88%) DbUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Mockito
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) Application Packaging
3 4 (23.53%) Middleware
4 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) EJB
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) JMS
6 1 (5.88%) Java RMI
6 1 (5.88%) PowerMock
6 1 (5.88%) JNDI
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) JPA
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) SOA
1 4 (23.53%) MVC
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Sun
2 4 (23.53%) Talend
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) VMware