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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 25.00% 5.56% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.48% 14.29% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£349 - -
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 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.00%
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
31 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 70.45% 38.89% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate £348 £225 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.44% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £192 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £325 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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
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 7 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 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) Struts
2 8 (61.54%) Java EE
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) GWT
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) Charles River
8 1 (7.69%) OLE
8 1 (7.69%) OLE DB
8 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion
8 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
8 1 (7.69%) OS/2
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 1 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (7.69%) BPEL
8 1 (7.69%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) Java EE
2 8 (61.54%) Struts
3 4 (30.77%) GWT
4 2 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.69%) DCOM
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveX
5 1 (7.69%) OLE
5 1 (7.69%) OLE DB
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) DHTML
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
1 1 (7.69%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) BPEL
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Charles River
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle