Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 November 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.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 91 94
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 7 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 0.27% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 1.28% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Reading median daily rate £450 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £379 £433 £280
90th Percentile £498 £438 £469
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 322 312 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.04% 20.95% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 182 338
Reading median daily rate £400 £391 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% -6.18% +8.31%
10th Percentile £301 £275 £286
90th Percentile £525 £488 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 12
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -55.68% +132.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £13.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +28.00% -31.97% +93.42%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Reading

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Reading

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Reading

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
1 2 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Java Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Apache FOP
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) J2SE
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Post-Production
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Java 9
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle