Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java/J2EE Developer was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 J2EE Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +175
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £444 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +33.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,777 3,786 3,990
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.39% 92.09% 92.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,868 1,994 2,163
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £209 £250 £228
90th Percentile £575 £588 £565
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 132 188
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -1.72% -32.71%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.40 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.65 £39.98 £42.73
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +13.89% -7.38% +7.97%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Berkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Berkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Berkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 - 6 £444 -
Java/J2EE Developer
South East

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Cramer
3 2 (33.33%) KANA
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Amdocs
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) jMock
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) DbUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) PowerMock
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) DbUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) jMock
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Mockito
1 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (33.33%) PowerMock
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) API Integration
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Amdocs
1 2 (33.33%) Cramer
1 2 (33.33%) KANA
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) VMware