Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 20 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 92 97
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing Java EE 6 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 0.62% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.90% 3.01% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Reading median daily rate £500 £485 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +38.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £488 £425 £331
90th Percentile £513 £588 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £488 £295
% change year-on-year -15.38% +65.25% -37.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 315 299 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.92% 20.51% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 176 334
Reading median daily rate £400 £398 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -4.68% +7.61%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £283
90th Percentile £525 £488 £547
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £50.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -60.99% +164.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £15.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
% change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Reading

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) French Language
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Talend
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Liferay
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (66.67%) JasperReports
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE

Java EE
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 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Liferay
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) JasperReports
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 5 (83.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Implementation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Implementation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Talend