Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 79 62
Rank change year-on-year -25 -17 +12
Contract jobs citing J2EE 12 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 2.57% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 7.82% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 37 13
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +15.63% +11.11%
10th Percentile £413 £348 £301
90th Percentile £456 £540 £515
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 566 780 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.43% 32.81% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 311 235
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £315 £310 £263
90th Percentile £600 £525 £519
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.83 £26.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.32% -27.40% +124.62%
10th Percentile £20.60 £18.25 £24.35
90th Percentile £43.38 £63.13 £48.60
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 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 13 December 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 -17 12 £425 -8.11% 2
J2EE
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) IBM
5 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 7 (58.33%) Node.js
5 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (58.33%) Spring Boot
6 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (50.00%) JIRA
7 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) Banking
9 2 (16.67%) JSF
9 2 (16.67%) Struts
9 2 (16.67%) Maven
9 2 (16.67%) Use Case
9 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) Struts2
9 2 (16.67%) Records Management
9 2 (16.67%) XML
9 2 (16.67%) UML
9 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) JSP
9 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle

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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Introscope
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Spring
2 7 (58.33%) Java EE
2 7 (58.33%) Node.js
2 7 (58.33%) Spring Boot
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) DHTML
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) JSF
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) Struts
4 2 (16.67%) Struts2
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) JDBC
5 1 (8.33%) JNDI
5 1 (8.33%) JPA
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Records Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
4 1 (8.33%) Jython
4 1 (8.33%) Korn
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Wily
1 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) OpenText