The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 57 53 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.77% 2.46% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 2.57% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 44
Median daily rate £370 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +12.77%
Java Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1342 1362 1171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.18% 95.85% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 748 702
Median daily rate £400 £358 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £269 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 40
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (71.00%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (60.00%) JBoss
4 55 (55.00%) Spring
5 48 (48.00%) Java EE
6 44 (44.00%) Eclipse
7 40 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 39 (39.00%) SOA
9 38 (38.00%) TDD
9 38 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (37.00%) XML
11 36 (36.00%) Scrum
12 31 (31.00%) XSLT
13 30 (30.00%) JSF
13 30 (30.00%) Drools
14 29 (29.00%) J2EE
15 28 (28.00%) Maven
16 27 (27.00%) jQuery
17 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
17 26 (26.00%) Performance Monitoring
17 26 (26.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
18 25 (25.00%) RESTful
18 25 (25.00%) JProfiler
19 24 (24.00%) HTML
20 23 (23.00%) Oracle
20 23 (23.00%) SOAP
21 21 (21.00%) CSS
21 21 (21.00%) jBPM
22 20 (20.00%) SQL
22 20 (20.00%) Web Services

Java Developer Skill Set
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 60 (60.00%) JBoss
2 16 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (14.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (13.00%) Node.js
6 4 (4.00%) Apache
6 4 (4.00%) Confluence
6 4 (4.00%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.00%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.00%) GIS
7 5 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.00%) QGIS
9 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (44.00%) Eclipse
2 28 (28.00%) Maven
3 25 (25.00%) JProfiler
4 17 (17.00%) Subversion
5 15 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 15 (15.00%) JIRA
6 13 (13.00%) JUnit
7 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (7.00%) JBehave
7 7 (7.00%) NetBeans
8 5 (5.00%) Cobertura
8 5 (5.00%) Hudson
9 4 (4.00%) Bower
9 4 (4.00%) Mockito
10 3 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.00%) FishEye
10 3 (3.00%) GitLab
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (55.00%) Spring
2 48 (48.00%) Java EE
3 40 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 37 (37.00%) XML
5 31 (31.00%) XSLT
6 30 (30.00%) Drools
6 30 (30.00%) JSF
7 29 (29.00%) J2EE
8 27 (27.00%) jQuery
9 25 (25.00%) RESTful
10 24 (24.00%) HTML
11 23 (23.00%) SOAP
12 21 (21.00%) CSS
12 21 (21.00%) jBPM
13 20 (20.00%) Web Services
14 18 (18.00%) RichFaces
15 16 (16.00%) AngularJS
16 14 (14.00%) Apache CXF
16 14 (14.00%) JPA
17 8 (8.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.00%) Photography
2 1 (1.00%) Clustering
2 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) Unix
3 3 (3.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) SOA
3 38 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (38.00%) TDD
4 36 (36.00%) Scrum
5 26 (26.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 26 (26.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (19.00%) BPMN
7 15 (15.00%) Workflow
8 13 (13.00%) Open Source
8 13 (13.00%) SDLC
9 12 (12.00%) BDD
10 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 10 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 9 (9.00%) Microservices
12 9 (9.00%) MVC
13 8 (8.00%) Software Engineering
14 7 (7.00%) DevOps
15 6 (6.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.00%) SQL
4 19 (19.00%) Python
5 11 (11.00%) Perl
6 8 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.00%) C
7 5 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (3.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.00%) Ruby
9 2 (2.00%) AspectJ
10 1 (1.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) Informatica
5 1 (1.00%) webMethods
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Posted: 10 days ago
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