The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 0.88% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 3.69% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Median daily rate - £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.61% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

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
141 244 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.14% 23.99% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 165 142
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £50.50 £36.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.27% +39.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £13.85 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £31.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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 26 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SAML
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) OSGi
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPEL
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) BPM Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SOA Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (50.00%) OSGi
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) SAML
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Apache CXF
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Ehcache
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) BPEL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat