The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 48 83 25
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -58
Contract jobs citing Java EE 43 7 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.23% 0.48% 5.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.07% 2.73% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 39
Median daily rate £350 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £388 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £488 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.96%
Java EE
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
329 256 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.74% 17.62% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 136 236
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 78 (93.98%) Java
2 61 (73.49%) JBoss
3 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (54.22%) Hibernate
5 38 (45.78%) SOA
5 38 (45.78%) SOAP
5 38 (45.78%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (44.58%) XML
7 35 (42.17%) Scrum
8 34 (40.96%) Oracle
9 31 (37.35%) Spring
10 30 (36.14%) Web Services
11 29 (34.94%) Eclipse
12 28 (33.73%) JSF
13 27 (32.53%) Maven
14 25 (30.12%) XSLT
14 25 (30.12%) HTML
14 25 (30.12%) RichFaces
15 24 (28.92%) Drools
15 24 (28.92%) jBPM
15 24 (28.92%) TDD
16 23 (27.71%) JPA
17 22 (26.51%) SQL
18 21 (25.30%) RESTful
18 21 (25.30%) Open Source
19 20 (24.10%) jQuery
20 19 (22.89%) Oracle Database
20 19 (22.89%) J2EE
20 19 (22.89%) Subversion
21 18 (21.69%) Linux

Java EE
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 61 (73.49%) JBoss
2 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
3 15 (18.07%) WebLogic
4 14 (16.87%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.23%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (6.02%) Apache
6 5 (6.02%) Confluence
7 4 (4.82%) GlassFish
8 3 (3.61%) GeoServer
9 2 (2.41%) IIS
9 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.20%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) SSL
4 2 (2.41%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) DMZ
5 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.43%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.23%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.61%) GIS
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.61%) QGIS
7 2 (2.41%) DB2
7 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Eclipse
2 27 (32.53%) Maven
3 19 (22.89%) Subversion
4 17 (20.48%) JIRA
5 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
6 13 (15.66%) JProfiler
7 8 (9.64%) JUnit
7 8 (9.64%) SoapUI
8 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
8 6 (7.23%) Hudson
9 5 (6.02%) Cobertura
9 5 (6.02%) JBehave
9 5 (6.02%) Selenium
10 4 (4.82%) Bower
10 4 (4.82%) Introscope
11 3 (3.61%) DBeaver
11 3 (3.61%) Firebug
11 3 (3.61%) Gradle
11 3 (3.61%) Mockito
11 3 (3.61%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (10.84%) Banking
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (57.83%) Developer
2 41 (49.40%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (6.02%) Architect
4 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.02%) Tester
5 4 (4.82%) Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Consultant
5 4 (4.82%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (3.61%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) GIS Developer
6 3 (3.61%) Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) Non-Functional Tester
6 3 (3.61%) Performance Specialist
6 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) UI Developer
6 3 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.22%) Hibernate
2 38 (45.78%) SOAP
3 37 (44.58%) XML
4 31 (37.35%) Spring
5 30 (36.14%) Web Services
6 28 (33.73%) JSF
7 25 (30.12%) HTML
7 25 (30.12%) RichFaces
7 25 (30.12%) XSLT
8 24 (28.92%) Drools
8 24 (28.92%) jBPM
9 23 (27.71%) JPA
10 21 (25.30%) RESTful
11 20 (24.10%) jQuery
12 19 (22.89%) J2EE
13 14 (16.87%) Apache CXF
14 10 (12.05%) Struts
15 9 (10.84%) JDBC
15 9 (10.84%) JMS
15 9 (10.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) EMC VNX
1 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.20%) Clustering
2 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.20%) User Experience
2 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Unix
3 7 (8.43%) Windows
4 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.41%) AIX
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.78%) Continuous Integration
2 38 (45.78%) SOA
3 35 (42.17%) Scrum
4 24 (28.92%) TDD
5 21 (25.30%) Open Source
6 15 (18.07%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 15 (18.07%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (15.66%) Kanban
8 12 (14.46%) Mentoring
9 10 (12.05%) BPMN
9 10 (12.05%) Open Source Development
9 10 (12.05%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.05%) Workflow
10 9 (10.84%) BDD
10 9 (10.84%) Defect Management
10 9 (10.84%) DevOps
10 9 (10.84%) OOD
10 9 (10.84%) Software Testing
10 9 (10.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 78 (93.98%) Java
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.46%) Python
5 7 (8.43%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.02%) Perl
7 4 (4.82%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (4.82%) PHP
8 3 (3.61%) C
9 2 (2.41%) AspectJ
9 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) VCAP
1 3 (3.61%) VCP6
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) COBIT
1 4 (4.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) GeoWebCache
3 3 (3.61%) vSphere
4 2 (2.41%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) CA Wily
1 6 (7.23%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.02%) Ansible
2 5 (6.02%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.61%) vRealize
4 2 (2.41%) logstash
4 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.41%) rkt
4 2 (2.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Oracle
2 14 (16.87%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.05%) VMware
5 8 (9.64%) IBM
6 6 (7.23%) webMethods
7 4 (4.82%) CA
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco
8 3 (3.61%) EMC
9 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.41%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.41%) Google
9 2 (2.41%) Splunk
10 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.20%) Citrix
10 1 (1.20%) F5
10 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.20%) Prolexic