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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 49 69
Rank change year-on-year -26 +20  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 12 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.19% 2.68% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.11% 11.34% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 9
Median daily rate £388 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £323 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £376
% change year-on-year +15.38% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +15.54%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 235 247 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.31% 23.68% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 150 149
Median daily rate £363 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +9.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -23 7 £388 +9.15% 1
J2EE
South East

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 23 (85.19%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) Spring
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Maven
4 6 (22.22%) Java EE
4 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) logstash
4 6 (22.22%) Microservices
4 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
5 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (18.52%) XML
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Clustering
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) Selenium
6 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
6 4 (14.81%) Banking

J2EE
Top Related 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 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) ADSL
1 2 (7.41%) DMZ
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) MPLS
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.41%) WLAN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Endeca
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) Ant
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
6 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) Hudson
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
6 1 (3.70%) MyEclipse
6 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Spring
2 6 (22.22%) Java EE
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
5 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
5 3 (11.11%) JSP
5 3 (11.11%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) Spring Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Struts
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) JDBC
6 2 (7.41%) JNDI
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Microservices
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 3 (11.11%) OO
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Garbage Collection
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Presales
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Records Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Groovy
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) Jython
4 2 (7.41%) Korn
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) logstash
2 2 (7.41%) CA Wily
2 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Altiris
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Coremetrics
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) PayPal