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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 34 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 45 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.80% 2.97% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 3.09% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 51
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.12% +15.66%
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
886 1454 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.72% 95.85% 96.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 713 765
Median daily rate £389 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 16
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £40.49 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (57.26%) JBoss
4 63 (50.81%) Web Services
5 59 (47.58%) XML
6 57 (45.97%) Scrum
7 53 (42.74%) Java EE
8 50 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (40.32%) SOA
9 47 (37.90%) SOAP
9 47 (37.90%) TDD
10 45 (36.29%) Hibernate
10 45 (36.29%) Maven
11 44 (35.48%) HTML
12 39 (31.45%) XSLT
13 35 (28.23%) Oracle
14 34 (27.42%) JSF
14 34 (27.42%) Subversion
15 33 (26.61%) Eclipse
16 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
16 32 (25.81%) Open Source
17 30 (24.19%) JPA
17 30 (24.19%) SQL
17 30 (24.19%) Spring
18 29 (23.39%) Python
18 29 (23.39%) Drools
18 29 (23.39%) RichFaces
19 28 (22.58%) Open Source Development
19 28 (22.58%) jBPM
20 27 (21.77%) JMS

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 71 (57.26%) JBoss
2 27 (21.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (8.87%) GeoServer
4 3 (2.42%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
Business Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) HTTP
2 4 (3.23%) SSH
2 4 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.16%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.29%) GIS
3 10 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.03%) Spatial Data
6 4 (3.23%) Big Data
6 4 (3.23%) MySQL
7 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.61%) QGIS
7 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (36.29%) Maven
2 34 (27.42%) Subversion
3 33 (26.61%) Eclipse
4 23 (18.55%) JIRA
5 15 (12.10%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.68%) Gradle
7 10 (8.06%) Cucumber
7 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
7 10 (8.06%) Selenium
8 9 (7.26%) SoapUI
9 7 (5.65%) JBehave
10 6 (4.84%) Artifactory
10 6 (4.84%) GitLab
11 5 (4.03%) JProfiler
12 4 (3.23%) Bower
12 4 (3.23%) git-flow
12 4 (3.23%) JUnit
13 2 (1.61%) Hudson
14 1 (0.81%) Ant
General
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Advertising
2 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (50.81%) Web Services
2 59 (47.58%) XML
3 53 (42.74%) Java EE
4 47 (37.90%) SOAP
5 45 (36.29%) Hibernate
6 44 (35.48%) HTML
7 39 (31.45%) XSLT
8 34 (27.42%) JSF
9 30 (24.19%) JPA
9 30 (24.19%) Spring
10 29 (23.39%) Drools
10 29 (23.39%) RichFaces
11 28 (22.58%) jBPM
12 27 (21.77%) JMS
13 25 (20.16%) RESTful
14 23 (18.55%) J2EE
15 20 (16.13%) AngularJS
15 20 (16.13%) XSD
16 12 (9.68%) JSP
17 11 (8.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) User Experience
2 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Unix
2 5 (4.03%) Windows
3 4 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (45.97%) Scrum
3 50 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (40.32%) SOA
4 47 (37.90%) TDD
5 32 (25.81%) Open Source
6 28 (22.58%) Open Source Development
7 24 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 23 (18.55%) Coaching
9 19 (15.32%) Kanban
10 17 (13.71%) BDD
11 13 (10.48%) SDLC
12 8 (6.45%) Defect Management
12 8 (6.45%) DevOps
12 8 (6.45%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.45%) User Stories
13 6 (4.84%) Front End Development
13 6 (4.84%) Microservices
13 6 (4.84%) Web Design
14 5 (4.03%) Application Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.19%) SQL
4 29 (23.39%) Python
5 15 (12.10%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.45%) C
7 5 (4.03%) C#
8 4 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.61%) Perl
9 2 (1.61%) XAML
10 1 (0.81%) ES6
10 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) WCAG
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.26%) Ansible
2 3 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 35 (28.23%) Oracle
2 15 (12.10%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.26%) ESRI
4 4 (3.23%) ForgeRock
5 3 (2.42%) HP
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
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