The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 70 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £106.38 £40.45 -
% change year-on-year
+162.97% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 199 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 25.78% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 77
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £428 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Java EE
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Java EE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Java SE
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO