Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 75 60
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 +48
Contract jobs citing J2EE 54 34 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.44% 1.92% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.46% 7.44% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 41
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +14.29% -7.28%
10th Percentile £360 £300 £300
90th Percentile £538 £456 £400
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +11.11% +16.13% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.00

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 724 457 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.67% 25.79% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 238 304
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.65% -2.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £306 £279 £275
90th Percentile £540 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £38.75 £14.00 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.79% -32.12% +26.61%
10th Percentile £24.00 £13.40 £13.25
90th Percentile £48.23 £44.80 £36.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +18.25%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 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
Milton Keynes +8 48 £463 +15.63% 5
High Wycombe - 1 £525 -
J2EE
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 45 (83.33%) Java
2 34 (62.96%) Spring
3 32 (59.26%) IBM
4 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (48.15%) CRM
6 25 (46.30%) Web Services
6 25 (46.30%) WebSphere
7 24 (44.44%) AngularJS
8 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
9 22 (40.74%) Tomcat
10 21 (38.89%) Apache
10 21 (38.89%) HTTP
10 21 (38.89%) JDBC
10 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
10 21 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (38.89%) Apache CXF
11 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
11 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
12 9 (16.67%) SQL
12 9 (16.67%) Spring Boot
12 9 (16.67%) Maven
13 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
13 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
13 8 (14.81%) HTML
13 8 (14.81%) Eclipse
13 8 (14.81%) Unix
13 8 (14.81%) Tivoli
14 7 (12.96%) Quality Management
14 7 (12.96%) Validation

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 25 (46.30%) WebSphere
2 22 (40.74%) Tomcat
3 21 (38.89%) Apache
4 7 (12.96%) Confluence
5 2 (3.70%) CMS
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Bluemix
2 2 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.67%) Maven
3 8 (14.81%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.96%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) GitLab
6 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium
7 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Developer
2 34 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 19 (35.19%) Senior Developer
3 19 (35.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 12 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
6 11 (20.37%) J2EE Team Leader
6 11 (20.37%) Java Team Leader
6 11 (20.37%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 11 (20.37%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (20.37%) Team Leader
7 9 (16.67%) Consultant
8 6 (11.11%) Architect
9 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (9.26%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (9.26%) HTML Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Amdocs Architect
10 3 (5.56%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (62.96%) Spring
2 25 (46.30%) Web Services
3 24 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
5 21 (38.89%) Apache CXF
5 21 (38.89%) JDBC
5 21 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 8 (14.81%) HTML
8 7 (12.96%) SOAP
8 7 (12.96%) XML
9 6 (11.11%) CSS
10 5 (9.26%) CGI
10 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 5 (9.26%) RESTful
11 2 (3.70%) HTML5
11 2 (3.70%) REST
11 2 (3.70%) Spring Integration
11 2 (3.70%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Smart City
2 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Unix
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) CRM
3 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
4 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
5 7 (12.96%) Quality Management
5 7 (12.96%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Validation
6 5 (9.26%) SOA
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 3 (5.56%) EAI
8 3 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (3.70%) Content Management
9 2 (3.70%) DevOps
9 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.70%) MVC
9 2 (3.70%) Scrum
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (9.26%) Perl
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Tivoli
2 6 (11.11%) Netcool
2 6 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (9.26%) Amdocs OSS
4 3 (5.56%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) IBM
2 5 (9.26%) Amdocs
2 5 (9.26%) Cramer
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos
3 2 (3.70%) EMC
3 2 (3.70%) Fiserv
4 1 (1.85%) Nuxeo