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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 69 28 54
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +26
Contract jobs citing Java EE 16 60 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.05% 4.68% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.23% 17.19% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £243 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £563 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £106.38 £40.45
% change year-on-year
- +162.97%
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
257 349 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.92% 27.20% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 198 78
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £99.53 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.81% +231.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 17 April 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (69.44%) XML
4 21 (58.33%) JBoss
5 19 (52.78%) SOA
6 16 (44.44%) J2EE
6 16 (44.44%) TDD
6 16 (44.44%) JSF
6 16 (44.44%) JProfiler
7 15 (41.67%) jQuery
7 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (41.67%) XSLT
8 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
9 13 (36.11%) Scrum
10 12 (33.33%) RichFaces
11 11 (30.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (30.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 11 (30.56%) HTML
12 10 (27.78%) Spring
13 8 (22.22%) Apache CXF
13 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
13 8 (22.22%) Maven
13 8 (22.22%) HTTP
14 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
15 6 (16.67%) UNIX
15 6 (16.67%) Subversion
16 5 (13.89%) JIRA
16 5 (13.89%) RESTful
16 5 (13.89%) CSS
16 5 (13.89%) SOAP

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (58.33%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) JProfiler
2 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
3 8 (22.22%) Maven
4 6 (16.67%) Subversion
5 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 3 (8.33%) JUnit
6 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 5 (13.89%) UI Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) GIS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) XML
2 16 (44.44%) J2EE
2 16 (44.44%) JSF
3 15 (41.67%) jQuery
3 15 (41.67%) XSLT
4 12 (33.33%) RichFaces
5 11 (30.56%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) Spring
7 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 8 (22.22%) Apache CXF
8 5 (13.89%) RESTful
8 5 (13.89%) SOAP
8 5 (13.89%) CSS
9 4 (11.11%) JSP
9 4 (11.11%) MyBatis
10 3 (8.33%) KML
10 3 (8.33%) JPA
11 2 (5.56%) Google Maps API
11 2 (5.56%) Ajax
11 2 (5.56%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) GIS
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) SOA
3 16 (44.44%) TDD
4 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (36.11%) Scrum
6 11 (30.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (30.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 4 (11.11%) UML
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Web Design
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Kanban
9 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) User Stories
10 1 (2.78%) BPMN
10 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.78%) Workflow
10 1 (2.78%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
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