The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 19 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.27% 2.15% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.86% 8.33% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 20
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £498 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.61% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
277 372 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.05% 25.76% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 200 160
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.17 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Edinburgh region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Edinburgh region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) JBoss
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) MySQL
5 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 8 (28.57%) React
6 7 (25.00%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) JSP
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
8 5 (17.86%) HP SiteScope
8 5 (17.86%) CSS3
8 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
8 5 (17.86%) TIBCO Hawk
8 5 (17.86%) OpenView

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (35.71%) JBoss
2 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
2 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.57%) jMock
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Mockito
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Tester
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) TIBCO Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Mobile Developer
7 2 (7.14%) JSP Developer
7 2 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.14%) TIBCO Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 8 (28.57%) React
3 7 (25.00%) JSP
3 7 (25.00%) RESTful
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) Spring
5 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
5 5 (17.86%) CSS3
5 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
6 3 (10.71%) Java EE
6 3 (10.71%) JSF
6 3 (10.71%) Rendezvous
6 3 (10.71%) SOAP
6 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) CRM
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) Coaching
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) VCAP
2 1 (3.57%) VCP6
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP SiteScope
1 5 (17.86%) OpenView
1 5 (17.86%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
3 5 (17.86%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago