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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 50 83 29
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -54
Contract jobs citing Java EE 43 7 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.39% 0.44% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.24% 2.50% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 33
Median daily rate £340 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £365 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £485 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -
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
302 280 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.82% 17.65% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 155 219
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 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 26 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 76 (93.83%) Java
2 58 (71.60%) JBoss
3 44 (54.32%) Hibernate
4 43 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (49.38%) SOAP
6 38 (46.91%) XML
7 36 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (41.98%) SOA
9 33 (40.74%) Oracle
10 32 (39.51%) Scrum
11 31 (38.27%) HTML
11 31 (38.27%) Web Services
12 29 (35.80%) JSF
13 27 (33.33%) JPA
14 26 (32.10%) RichFaces
14 26 (32.10%) Open Source
15 25 (30.86%) Drools
15 25 (30.86%) jBPM
15 25 (30.86%) Maven
15 25 (30.86%) Spring
15 25 (30.86%) Eclipse
16 24 (29.63%) SQL
17 23 (28.40%) XSLT
17 23 (28.40%) TDD
18 22 (27.16%) Subversion
19 20 (24.69%) Oracle Database
20 18 (22.22%) RESTful
21 17 (20.99%) Linux
21 17 (20.99%) Red Hat
22 16 (19.75%) JavaScript

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 58 (71.60%) JBoss
2 11 (13.58%) WebLogic
3 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.94%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.70%) Apache
6 3 (3.70%) Confluence
6 3 (3.70%) GeoServer
7 2 (2.47%) IIS
7 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) SSL
4 2 (2.47%) LDAP
5 1 (1.23%) DMZ
5 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.70%) GIS
6 3 (3.70%) QGIS
7 2 (2.47%) DB2
7 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Eclipse
1 25 (30.86%) Maven
2 22 (27.16%) Subversion
3 14 (17.28%) JIRA
4 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.41%) Hudson
5 6 (7.41%) JProfiler
5 6 (7.41%) JUnit
5 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
6 5 (6.17%) Bower
6 5 (6.17%) Cobertura
6 5 (6.17%) JBehave
7 4 (4.94%) Gradle
7 4 (4.94%) Introscope
8 3 (3.70%) DBeaver
8 3 (3.70%) Selenium
9 2 (2.47%) gulp
9 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (11.11%) Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (59.26%) Developer
2 40 (49.38%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Senior Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Architect
4 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.17%) Tester
4 5 (6.17%) UI Developer
5 4 (4.94%) Consultant
5 4 (4.94%) Integration Developer
5 4 (4.94%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (3.70%) Non-Functional Tester
6 3 (3.70%) Performance Specialist
6 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) UI/UX Developer
6 3 (3.70%) UX Developer
6 3 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (54.32%) Hibernate
2 40 (49.38%) SOAP
3 38 (46.91%) XML
4 31 (38.27%) HTML
4 31 (38.27%) Web Services
5 29 (35.80%) JSF
6 27 (33.33%) JPA
7 26 (32.10%) RichFaces
8 25 (30.86%) Drools
8 25 (30.86%) jBPM
8 25 (30.86%) Spring
9 23 (28.40%) XSLT
10 18 (22.22%) RESTful
11 16 (19.75%) J2EE
12 15 (18.52%) jQuery
13 13 (16.05%) JMS
14 11 (13.58%) Apache CXF
15 10 (12.35%) Struts
16 9 (11.11%) JDBC
16 9 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) EMC VNX
1 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Linux
2 9 (11.11%) Unix
3 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows
5 4 (4.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.47%) AIX
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (41.98%) SOA
4 32 (39.51%) Scrum
5 26 (32.10%) Open Source
6 23 (28.40%) TDD
7 16 (19.75%) Mentoring
8 15 (18.52%) Open Source Development
9 13 (16.05%) Coaching
10 11 (13.58%) Kanban
11 10 (12.35%) BDD
11 10 (12.35%) DevOps
12 9 (11.11%) OOD
13 8 (9.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 8 (9.88%) ITIL
13 8 (9.88%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
14 7 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (8.64%) Defect Management
14 7 (8.64%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (93.83%) Java
2 24 (29.63%) SQL
3 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.81%) Python
5 10 (12.35%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.17%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (6.17%) Perl
7 4 (4.94%) PHP
8 3 (3.70%) C
9 2 (2.47%) AspectJ
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) VCAP
1 3 (3.70%) VCP6
1 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) COBIT
2 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Docker
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) GeoWebCache
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Ansible
1 6 (7.41%) CA Wily
1 6 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.17%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.70%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) vRealize
4 2 (2.47%) logstash
4 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.47%) rkt
4 2 (2.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Oracle
2 17 (20.99%) Red Hat
3 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.35%) VMware
5 8 (9.88%) IBM
6 6 (7.41%) webMethods
7 4 (4.94%) CA
7 4 (4.94%) Cisco
8 3 (3.70%) EMC
9 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.47%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.47%) Google
9 2 (2.47%) Splunk
10 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.23%) Citrix
10 1 (1.23%) F5
10 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.23%) Prolexic