Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 149 146
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +32
Contract jobs citing Java EE 31 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.75% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 2.50% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 17
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £488 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +65.25% -37.89%
10th Percentile £398 £274 £273
90th Percentile £509 £544 £438
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £420
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.10% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Java EE 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 916 879 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.26% 20.60% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 522 615
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £276 £250
90th Percentile £541 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Berkshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Berkshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Berkshire

Java EE
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 Java EE within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Newbury +5 8 - -
Reading +4 6 £500 +3.09% 1
Java EE
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (80.65%) Jenkins
4 21 (67.74%) Tomcat
5 18 (58.06%) Maven
5 18 (58.06%) JIRA
6 16 (51.61%) Scrum
7 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
7 15 (48.39%) SQL
7 15 (48.39%) MySQL
7 15 (48.39%) AngularJS
7 15 (48.39%) Docker
7 15 (48.39%) React
8 14 (45.16%) Apache
9 13 (41.94%) HTML
9 13 (41.94%) Unix
9 13 (41.94%) Linux
9 13 (41.94%) CSS
9 13 (41.94%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (41.94%) Drools
9 13 (41.94%) Polymer
10 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (35.48%) REST
12 10 (32.26%) Bitbucket
12 10 (32.26%) Apache Solr
12 10 (32.26%) SOAP
12 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
12 10 (32.26%) Finance
12 10 (32.26%) Spring
13 9 (29.03%) Web Development

Java EE
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 21 (67.74%) Tomcat
2 14 (45.16%) Apache
3 10 (32.26%) Apache Solr
4 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (12.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Liferay
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (6.45%) Apache TomEE
6 2 (6.45%) Confluence
6 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
6 2 (6.45%) JBoss
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (6.45%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (6.45%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (6.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
3 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.13%) MariaDB
5 4 (12.90%) JasperReports
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Jenkins
2 18 (58.06%) JIRA
2 18 (58.06%) Maven
3 10 (32.26%) Bitbucket
4 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
4 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.81%) Eclipse
5 8 (25.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (22.58%) Selenium
6 7 (22.58%) Subversion
7 4 (12.90%) JUnit
7 4 (12.90%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
8 2 (6.45%) FishEye
8 2 (6.45%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (6.45%) jMock
8 2 (6.45%) Mockito
8 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) French Language
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
3 4 (12.90%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (12.90%) HTML Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) AngularJS
1 15 (48.39%) React
2 13 (41.94%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) Drools
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) KnockoutJS
2 13 (41.94%) Polymer
3 11 (35.48%) REST
4 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
4 10 (32.26%) SOAP
4 10 (32.26%) Spring
5 8 (25.81%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (25.81%) jBPM
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 3 (9.68%) RESTful
7 2 (6.45%) Facelets
7 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
7 2 (6.45%) JPA
7 2 (6.45%) Node.js
7 2 (6.45%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
1 13 (41.94%) Unix
2 8 (25.81%) Debian
2 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (29.03%) Web Development
5 8 (25.81%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) Stochastic Modelling
6 7 (22.58%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) BDD
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (12.90%) Microservices
8 4 (12.90%) SOA
9 3 (9.68%) Kanban
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.45%) Open Source
10 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
10 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Galera Cluster
1 5 (16.13%) OpenNebula
2 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe
2 4 (12.90%) Talend
3 2 (6.45%) Google
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat