Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java/J2EE Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 111 130
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 14 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.058% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.062% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 - £358
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £355
% change year-on-year - +33.80% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £42.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2243 1614 2541
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 93.19% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 840 1279
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £229
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 76 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.62 £39.38 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Java/J2EE Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 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 - 10 £475 - 2
Java/J2EE Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
3 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
3 9 (64.29%) IBM
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 9 (64.29%) CRM
4 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (50.00%) Apache CXF
5 7 (50.00%) HTTP
5 7 (50.00%) Apache
5 7 (50.00%) JDBC
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) REST
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (7.14%) WSDL
9 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
9 1 (7.14%) SQL

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (50.00%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
5 7 (50.00%) Apache CXF
5 7 (50.00%) JDBC
5 7 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (7.14%) CSS3
8 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (7.14%) Java EE
8 1 (7.14%) OAuth
8 1 (7.14%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Complex Event Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Nuxeo