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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 67 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 14 65 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 5.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 20.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 35 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £301 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £32.45
% change year-on-year
- +454.69%
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
256 323 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.54% 26.03% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 168 81
Average daily rate £351 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (82.69%) XML
3 38 (73.08%) JBoss
4 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (53.85%) J2EE
5 28 (53.85%) JSF
6 25 (48.08%) jQuery
7 24 (46.15%) RichFaces
7 24 (46.15%) SOA
8 22 (42.31%) TDD
9 21 (40.38%) XSLT
9 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (38.46%) JProfiler
11 19 (36.54%) Apache CXF
11 19 (36.54%) Eclipse
11 19 (36.54%) HTTP
12 18 (34.62%) HTML
13 17 (32.69%) Scrum
14 15 (28.85%) RESTful
14 15 (28.85%) SOAP
15 14 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
16 12 (23.08%) Web Design
16 12 (23.08%) JSP
17 11 (21.15%) Spring
18 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
19 7 (13.46%) Maven
20 4 (7.69%) jBPM
20 4 (7.69%) BPMN
20 4 (7.69%) Subversion
20 4 (7.69%) JavaScript

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (73.08%) JBoss
2 2 (3.85%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) JProfiler
2 19 (36.54%) Eclipse
3 7 (13.46%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 35 (67.31%) Java Developer
3 17 (32.69%) UI Developer
4 16 (30.77%) UI Programmer
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) GIS Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (82.69%) XML
2 28 (53.85%) J2EE
2 28 (53.85%) JSF
3 25 (48.08%) jQuery
4 24 (46.15%) RichFaces
5 21 (40.38%) XSLT
6 19 (36.54%) Apache CXF
7 18 (34.62%) HTML
8 15 (28.85%) SOAP
8 15 (28.85%) RESTful
9 12 (23.08%) JSP
10 11 (21.15%) Spring
11 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.69%) jBPM
13 3 (5.77%) KML
13 3 (5.77%) CSS
14 2 (3.85%) Web Services
14 2 (3.85%) Ajax
14 2 (3.85%) Drools
14 2 (3.85%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) GIS
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) SOA
3 22 (42.31%) TDD
4 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (32.69%) Scrum
6 14 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (23.08%) Web Design
8 4 (7.69%) BPMN
9 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.85%) User Stories
9 2 (3.85%) Kanban
9 2 (3.85%) UML
9 2 (3.85%) Workflow
9 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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