Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 127 117
Rank change year-on-year -20 -10 +17
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.58% 0.93% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 4.29% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 26
Berkshire median daily rate £384 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £357 £300 £293
90th Percentile £598 £569 £450
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 947 863 998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.04% 21.58% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 515 629
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £280 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £532
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -10.63% +17.65%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +18.46%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Berkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Berkshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Berkshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Berkshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 5 £406 -6.61% 2
Bracknell -5 5 £365 -15.12% 1
Maidenhead -5 5 £535 -28.67% 2
Slough -5 2 - -
Newbury -19 1 - -
J2EE
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) EJB
4 11 (45.83%) Struts
4 11 (45.83%) Web Development
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 7 (29.17%) Project Management
8 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
8 7 (29.17%) B2B
8 7 (29.17%) REST
8 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (25.00%) Microservices
9 6 (25.00%) Demandware
9 6 (25.00%) OOD
9 6 (25.00%) Flash
9 6 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (25.00%) PHP
9 6 (25.00%) JSTL
9 6 (25.00%) Web 2.0
9 6 (25.00%) Magento

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (20.83%) CMS
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Magento
2 2 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) FCoE
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Domain Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Hybris Architect
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (4.17%) NoSQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) EJB
1 11 (45.83%) Struts
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
3 7 (29.17%) REST
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) Ajax
4 6 (25.00%) Flash
4 6 (25.00%) JNDI
4 6 (25.00%) JSTL
4 6 (25.00%) Spring
4 6 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) JSP
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) JPA
7 3 (12.50%) JSF
7 3 (12.50%) MSMQ
7 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Fintech
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) HPUX
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) SUSE
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Web Development
3 9 (37.50%) OO
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (29.17%) B2B
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
5 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Microservices
6 6 (25.00%) OOD
7 5 (20.83%) B2C
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Presales
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.67%) High Availability
8 4 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (16.67%) Logistics
8 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) C-shell
5 1 (4.17%) Korn
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) ATG
2 6 (25.00%) Demandware
2 6 (25.00%) Intershop
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) hybris
6 1 (4.17%) Capita
6 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata