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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 54 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing Java EE 20 54 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.16% 3.60% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 16.62% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 7
Median daily rate £318 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £414 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
270 325 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.19% 21.68% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 190 196
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 67 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (85.07%) XML
2 57 (85.07%) JBoss
3 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (67.16%) SOAP
5 43 (64.18%) SOA
6 42 (62.69%) HTML
6 42 (62.69%) Scrum
7 41 (61.19%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (58.21%) XSLT
9 38 (56.72%) Web Services
10 35 (52.24%) JSF
11 34 (50.75%) TDD
12 32 (47.76%) RichFaces
13 30 (44.78%) Hibernate
13 30 (44.78%) Eclipse
14 28 (41.79%) JMS
14 28 (41.79%) Oracle
15 27 (40.30%) JPA
16 26 (38.81%) Drools
16 26 (38.81%) jBPM
16 26 (38.81%) Oracle Database
17 25 (37.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 25 (37.31%) Maven
17 25 (37.31%) Open Source
18 24 (35.82%) Subversion
18 24 (35.82%) Open Source Development
19 23 (34.33%) SQL
20 21 (31.34%) Mentoring
20 21 (31.34%) Coaching

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 57 (85.07%) JBoss
2 25 (37.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.48%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) DMZ
2 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) DB2
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Eclipse
2 25 (37.31%) Maven
3 24 (35.82%) Subversion
4 10 (14.93%) JIRA
4 10 (14.93%) SoapUI
5 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.46%) JProfiler
6 3 (4.48%) Gradle
7 2 (2.99%) Bower
7 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.99%) Log4j
8 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Back Office
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (88.06%) Developer
2 53 (79.10%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) UI Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Developer in Test
5 7 (10.45%) UI/UX Developer
5 7 (10.45%) UX Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Integration Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (85.07%) XML
2 45 (67.16%) SOAP
3 42 (62.69%) HTML
4 39 (58.21%) XSLT
5 38 (56.72%) Web Services
6 35 (52.24%) JSF
7 32 (47.76%) RichFaces
8 30 (44.78%) Hibernate
9 28 (41.79%) JMS
10 27 (40.30%) JPA
11 26 (38.81%) Drools
11 26 (38.81%) jBPM
12 17 (25.37%) J2EE
13 16 (23.88%) XSD
14 13 (19.40%) RESTful
15 11 (16.42%) jQuery
15 11 (16.42%) JSP
16 10 (14.93%) Apache CXF
17 7 (10.45%) CSS
17 7 (10.45%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) User Experience
2 2 (2.99%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (64.18%) SOA
3 42 (62.69%) Scrum
4 41 (61.19%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (50.75%) TDD
6 25 (37.31%) Open Source
7 24 (35.82%) Open Source Development
8 21 (31.34%) Coaching
8 21 (31.34%) Mentoring
9 11 (16.42%) Kanban
10 10 (14.93%) Web Design
11 9 (13.43%) Defect Management
11 9 (13.43%) User Stories
12 5 (7.46%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 5 (7.46%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (5.97%) DevOps
13 4 (5.97%) SDLC
14 3 (4.48%) BDD
14 3 (4.48%) Front End Development
15 2 (2.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.93%) Python
5 9 (13.43%) C
5 9 (13.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) VCAP
2 2 (2.99%) VCP6
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) KVM
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) EMC
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) Misys
6 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Prolexic
6 1 (1.49%) webMethods