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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 14 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.41% - 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.94% - 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 9
Median daily rate £525 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.79%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 128 200 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.99% 22.81% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 134 127
Median daily rate £380 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.48% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 17 (89.47%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) Use Case
4 7 (36.84%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (31.58%) REST
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
5 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) SAML
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (26.32%) Apache Camel
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
7 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (21.05%) OAuth2
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Apigee
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (21.05%) OSGi
7 4 (21.05%) Node.js
7 4 (21.05%) Billing

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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) nginx
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) 3GPP
2 3 (15.79%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (15.79%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) DbUnit
3 1 (5.26%) jMock
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (21.05%) Billing
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Java Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) XML
2 6 (31.58%) REST
2 6 (31.58%) SOAP
2 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Camel
3 5 (26.32%) SAML
4 4 (21.05%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Node.js
4 4 (21.05%) OAuth2
4 4 (21.05%) OSGi
4 4 (21.05%) XSLT
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) SOA
3 7 (36.84%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) Product Management
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Java 9
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Apigee
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Siebel
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago