The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 33 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing J2EE 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.69% 1.23% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 4.84% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£600 £285 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -8.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
- +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.07%
J2EE
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 62 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.69% 25.41% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 29
Average daily rate £325 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £141 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Slough

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (10.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) E-business
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) MUMPS
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) InterSystems
2 1 (10.00%) GigaSpaces