The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 44 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 33 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.75% 1.45% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.68% 6.67% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £390 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £490 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
J2EE
Scotland

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
309 240 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.73% 21.78% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 110 60
Average daily rate £375 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £221 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 44 (89.80%) Java
2 35 (71.43%) JBoss
3 25 (51.02%) JSF
4 23 (46.94%) XML
5 22 (44.90%) Java EE
5 22 (44.90%) Apache CXF
6 19 (38.78%) SOAP
7 18 (36.73%) jQuery
8 17 (34.69%) RESTful
8 17 (34.69%) RichFaces
9 15 (30.61%) Web Design
9 15 (30.61%) SOA
10 14 (28.57%) JSP
11 13 (26.53%) HTML
11 13 (26.53%) HTTP
11 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.45%) Web Services
13 10 (20.41%) Oracle
13 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
14 9 (18.37%) Spring
15 8 (16.33%) Maven
16 6 (12.24%) Finance
16 6 (12.24%) Linux
17 5 (10.20%) TDD
17 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
17 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
17 5 (10.20%) OSGi
17 5 (10.20%) Apache OpenJPA
18 4 (8.16%) Scrum
18 4 (8.16%) IBM

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) MPLS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Maven
2 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.12%) JUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.04%) Mockito
5 1 (2.04%) HttpUnit
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.04%) JMeter
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Java Developer
3 15 (30.61%) UI Developer
3 15 (30.61%) UI Programmer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Senior UI Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) J2EE Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Portal Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) JSF
2 23 (46.94%) XML
3 22 (44.90%) Java EE
3 22 (44.90%) Apache CXF
4 19 (38.78%) SOAP
5 18 (36.73%) jQuery
6 17 (34.69%) RESTful
6 17 (34.69%) RichFaces
7 14 (28.57%) JSP
8 13 (26.53%) HTML
9 11 (22.45%) Web Services
10 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
11 9 (18.37%) Spring
12 5 (10.20%) Apache OpenJPA
12 5 (10.20%) OSGi
13 4 (8.16%) XSLT
14 3 (6.12%) EJB
15 2 (4.08%) CSS
15 2 (4.08%) Servlets
15 2 (4.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.04%) Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.04%) Open Source
1 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) SOA
1 15 (30.61%) Web Design
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.20%) TDD
3 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.16%) Scrum
4 4 (8.16%) OO
5 3 (6.12%) Use Case
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Coaching
6 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Web Development
6 2 (4.08%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) OOD
7 1 (2.04%) UML
7 1 (2.04%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.04%) Process Management
7 1 (2.04%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) Jython
4 1 (2.04%) AspectJ
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Legato
1 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) JBoss
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) HP
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