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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Java EE 13 50 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.60% 3.41% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 13.23% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 41 9
Median daily rate £375 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
272 378 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.50% 25.78% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 201 155
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) JBoss
3 29 (76.32%) XML
4 24 (63.16%) SOA
5 23 (60.53%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (55.26%) XSLT
8 20 (52.63%) HTML
9 19 (50.00%) Oracle
9 19 (50.00%) Web Services
9 19 (50.00%) TDD
10 18 (47.37%) SOAP
10 18 (47.37%) Scrum
11 17 (44.74%) JMS
11 17 (44.74%) Oracle Database
12 16 (42.11%) Eclipse
12 16 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
14 12 (31.58%) Maven
15 11 (28.95%) jBPM
15 11 (28.95%) JPA
15 11 (28.95%) Drools
15 11 (28.95%) SQL
15 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
16 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
17 9 (23.68%) XSD
17 9 (23.68%) HTML5
17 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
17 9 (23.68%) Coaching
18 8 (21.05%) Git (software)

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 30 (78.95%) JBoss
2 16 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Eclipse
2 12 (31.58%) Maven
3 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 5 (13.16%) JIRA
5 5 (13.16%) JProfiler
5 5 (13.16%) Subversion
6 2 (5.26%) Gradle
6 2 (5.26%) Log4j
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Developer in Test
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Java Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) XML
2 21 (55.26%) XSLT
3 20 (52.63%) HTML
4 19 (50.00%) Web Services
5 18 (47.37%) SOAP
6 17 (44.74%) JMS
7 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
8 11 (28.95%) Drools
8 11 (28.95%) jBPM
8 11 (28.95%) JPA
9 9 (23.68%) HTML5
9 9 (23.68%) XSD
10 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
11 7 (18.42%) JSF
11 7 (18.42%) RichFaces
12 6 (15.79%) CSS
12 6 (15.79%) REST
13 5 (13.16%) Apache Camel
13 5 (13.16%) JSON
13 5 (13.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
1 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.63%) User Experience
1 1 (2.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) SOA
2 23 (60.53%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (50.00%) TDD
5 18 (47.37%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) Coaching
6 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
7 7 (18.42%) Kanban
8 6 (15.79%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 6 (15.79%) MVC
8 6 (15.79%) Open Source
8 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
9 5 (13.16%) Open Source Development
9 5 (13.16%) User Stories
10 2 (5.26%) BDD
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (5.26%) DevOps
10 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 2 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) C
6 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.26%) ES6
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) VCAP
3 1 (2.63%) VCP6
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Misys
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) EMC
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago