Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 60 77
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17 +21
Contract jobs citing J2EE 58 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.45% 2.99% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.65% 11.23% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 15 22
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £456 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £341 £303 £313
90th Percentile £584 £511 £450
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £410
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.85% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 758 463 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.01% 26.61% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 245 322
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.01% +2.41%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £256
90th Percentile £525 £500 £531
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%
10th Percentile £19.40 £24.35 £11.90
90th Percentile £68.50 £48.60 £36.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Buckinghamshire

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Milton Keynes -17 47 £456 +14.06% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £525 -
J2EE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 47 (81.03%) Java
2 43 (74.14%) Spring
3 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (43.10%) AngularJS
5 23 (39.66%) Web Services
6 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
7 18 (31.03%) IBM
8 17 (29.31%) CRM
8 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
9 16 (27.59%) WebSphere
9 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
9 16 (27.59%) JDBC
9 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.86%) HTML
10 15 (25.86%) Apache
11 13 (22.41%) CSS
11 13 (22.41%) Maven
12 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (20.69%) Apache CXF
12 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 12 (20.69%) HTTP
12 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
13 11 (18.97%) Eclipse
13 11 (18.97%) Banking
14 10 (17.24%) RESTful
14 10 (17.24%) BDD
14 10 (17.24%) REST
14 10 (17.24%) SOAP
14 10 (17.24%) Microservices

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
1 16 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 15 (25.86%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.90%) Confluence
4 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) PaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.90%) Bluemix
3 4 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Maven
3 11 (18.97%) Eclipse
3 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.17%) Bitbucket
4 3 (5.17%) JIRA
4 3 (5.17%) JUnit
4 3 (5.17%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.45%) GitLab
5 2 (3.45%) Mockito
6 1 (1.72%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.72%) jMock
6 1 (1.72%) Selenium
6 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (18.97%) Banking
2 9 (15.52%) Finance
3 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 38 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.59%) J2EE Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Architect
6 7 (12.07%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (10.34%) J2EE Team Leader
7 6 (10.34%) Java Team Leader
7 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.62%) Consultant
8 5 (8.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (5.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) Spring
2 25 (43.10%) AngularJS
3 23 (39.66%) Web Services
4 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
5 16 (27.59%) JDBC
6 15 (25.86%) HTML
7 13 (22.41%) CSS
8 12 (20.69%) Apache CXF
8 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (17.24%) REST
9 10 (17.24%) RESTful
9 10 (17.24%) SOAP
10 9 (15.52%) HTML5
10 9 (15.52%) JSON
10 9 (15.52%) Spring Boot
11 8 (13.79%) CSS3
11 8 (13.79%) JMS
12 7 (12.07%) jQuery
13 6 (10.34%) XML
14 5 (8.62%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.90%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.17%) iPad
3 3 (5.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
1 4 (6.90%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) CRM
3 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (17.24%) BDD
4 10 (17.24%) Microservices
5 9 (15.52%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) Front End Development
6 7 (12.07%) SOA
7 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.62%) Kanban
7 5 (8.62%) Scrum
7 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) OO
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) Go
4 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 3 (5.17%) Groovy
5 3 (5.17%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Netcool
1 4 (6.90%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 4 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.45%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) IBM
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Amdocs
3 2 (3.45%) Cramer
4 1 (1.72%) Nuxeo
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat