The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 64 39 60
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.95% 4.05% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.04% 15.46% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 7
Median daily rate £388 £355 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -29.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -20.21% +30.55%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 139 194 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 18.81% 26.18% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 113 109
Median daily rate £363 £355 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +4.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Milton Keynes

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Spring
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Maven
4 7 (41.18%) Java EE
5 6 (35.29%) IBM
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Apache Camel
7 4 (23.53%) Spring Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Groovy
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
7 4 (23.53%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) JSP
7 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 4 (23.53%) Struts
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Ant
7 4 (23.53%) XSLT
8 3 (17.65%) OO
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (17.65%) Python

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) ADSL
2 2 (11.76%) DMZ
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) WLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Endeca
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Ant
3 4 (23.53%) Subversion
4 3 (17.65%) Gradle
5 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) Hudson
5 1 (5.88%) Introscope
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Mockito
5 1 (5.88%) MyEclipse
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Architect
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Spring
2 7 (41.18%) Java EE
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Apache Camel
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
4 4 (23.53%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) Spring Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Struts
4 4 (23.53%) XSLT
5 3 (17.65%) JDBC
5 3 (17.65%) JNDI
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.76%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) PowerMock
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Garbage Collection
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Microservices
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Groovy
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Jython
3 3 (17.65%) Korn
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) CA Wily
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Altiris
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Coremetrics
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) PayPal