The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 65 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java EE 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.98% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 0.51% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£344 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
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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
272 198 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.72% 22.73% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 100 135
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 £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £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% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Spring
2 11 (84.62%) Spring MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Scrum
4 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) EJB
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 9 (69.23%) JPA
4 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
5 8 (61.54%) TeamCity
5 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 7 (53.85%) Python
6 7 (53.85%) GIS
6 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle Spatial
6 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 7 (53.85%) User Stories
7 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) UNIX
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
9 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (23.08%) ClearQuest

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) TeamCity
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
2 3 (23.08%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
1 11 (84.62%) Spring
1 11 (84.62%) Spring MVC
2 9 (69.23%) JPA
2 9 (69.23%) EJB
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Web Flow
4 3 (23.08%) JSF
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) Java RMI
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) JSP
6 1 (7.69%) Servlets
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) JNDI
6 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) GIS
2 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM