The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 26.00% 11.11% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.14% 50.00% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
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
35 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 70.00% 22.22% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Average daily rate £349 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +22.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Struts
2 8 (57.14%) Java EE
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) GWT
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) Workflow
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Nagios
8 2 (14.29%) Remedy
8 2 (14.29%) Charles River
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) Apache
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Statistics
8 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 2 (14.29%) Degree

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Trac
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Struts
2 8 (57.14%) Java EE
3 4 (28.57%) GWT
4 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) ActiveX
5 1 (7.14%) OLE
5 1 (7.14%) OLE DB
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) DHTML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.14%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
3 1 (7.14%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) BPEL
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy
2 2 (14.29%) Charles River
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Opsware