The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 1 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 38.89% 13.79% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 87.50% 30.77% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 44.44% 44.83% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £300 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dundee region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Dundee region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Dundee region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Java.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) C++
3 16 (84.21%) OO
3 16 (84.21%) Mathematics
4 12 (63.16%) Algorithms
5 11 (57.89%) Games
5 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Apple iOS
6 10 (52.63%) Android
7 8 (42.11%) Data Structures
8 7 (36.84%) TDD
8 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 7 (36.84%) .NET
9 6 (31.58%) OOD
10 5 (26.32%) SOLID
11 4 (21.05%) Kanban
11 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (21.05%) Web Development
11 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
11 4 (21.05%) Python
11 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
11 4 (21.05%) MVC
11 4 (21.05%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (15.79%) OOP
12 3 (15.79%) SaaS
12 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
12 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
13 2 (10.53%) QGIS
13 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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 2 (10.53%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.53%) QGIS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) 3D Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Games Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Games Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (10.53%) WebGL
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Mathematics
2 12 (63.16%) Algorithms
3 8 (42.11%) Data Structures
4 4 (21.05%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Android
1 10 (52.63%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) OOD
6 5 (26.32%) SOLID
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
7 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
8 3 (15.79%) OOP
9 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
9 2 (10.53%) MapReduce
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Lua
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB