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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 45 81 39
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -42
Contract jobs citing Java EE 46 11 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.94% 0.66% 4.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.54% 3.69% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 5 22
Median daily rate £340 £380 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £320 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £392 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £367
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
296 298 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.36% 17.81% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 173 197
Median daily rate £350 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 83 (95.40%) Java
2 68 (78.16%) JBoss
3 55 (63.22%) SOAP
4 54 (62.07%) XML
5 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (56.32%) Hibernate
7 47 (54.02%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (49.43%) HTML
8 43 (49.43%) Web Services
8 43 (49.43%) SOA
9 40 (45.98%) Scrum
9 40 (45.98%) JSF
10 37 (42.53%) RichFaces
11 35 (40.23%) Open Source
11 35 (40.23%) Oracle
11 35 (40.23%) XSLT
12 33 (37.93%) JPA
12 33 (37.93%) Drools
12 33 (37.93%) jBPM
13 32 (36.78%) Maven
14 31 (35.63%) Eclipse
15 30 (34.48%) Subversion
15 30 (34.48%) TDD
16 27 (31.03%) SQL
16 27 (31.03%) Oracle Database
17 25 (28.74%) Open Source Development
18 24 (27.59%) JMS
19 22 (25.29%) Red Hat
19 22 (25.29%) J2EE
20 20 (22.99%) Mentoring

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 68 (78.16%) JBoss
2 10 (11.49%) WebLogic
2 10 (11.49%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.60%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.45%) GeoServer
7 2 (2.30%) Confluence
7 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.15%) Apache
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
Business Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) SSL
4 2 (2.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) DMZ
5 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.45%) GIS
6 3 (3.45%) QGIS
7 2 (2.30%) DB2
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (36.78%) Maven
2 31 (35.63%) Eclipse
3 30 (34.48%) Subversion
4 13 (14.94%) JIRA
5 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.34%) SoapUI
7 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.90%) Hudson
8 5 (5.75%) Bower
9 4 (4.60%) Cobertura
9 4 (4.60%) Gradle
9 4 (4.60%) Introscope
9 4 (4.60%) JBehave
9 4 (4.60%) JUnit
10 3 (3.45%) DBeaver
10 3 (3.45%) JProfiler
11 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.30%) Selenium
11 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (8.05%) Banking
2 6 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (68.97%) Developer
2 52 (59.77%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (9.20%) UI Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Integration Developer
5 6 (6.90%) UI/UX Developer
5 6 (6.90%) UX Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Developer in Test
7 4 (4.60%) Consultant
7 4 (4.60%) Middleware Consultant
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (3.45%) Architect
8 3 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) GIS Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Monitoring Specialist
8 3 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Tester
8 3 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (63.22%) SOAP
2 54 (62.07%) XML
3 49 (56.32%) Hibernate
4 43 (49.43%) HTML
4 43 (49.43%) Web Services
5 40 (45.98%) JSF
6 37 (42.53%) RichFaces
7 35 (40.23%) XSLT
8 33 (37.93%) Drools
8 33 (37.93%) jBPM
8 33 (37.93%) JPA
9 24 (27.59%) JMS
10 22 (25.29%) J2EE
11 20 (22.99%) RESTful
12 19 (21.84%) Spring
13 16 (18.39%) jQuery
14 15 (17.24%) XSD
15 13 (14.94%) Apache CXF
16 10 (11.49%) JSP
16 10 (11.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) User Experience
2 3 (3.45%) EMC VNX
2 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Unix
3 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.60%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.45%) Windows
6 2 (2.30%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (54.02%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (49.43%) SOA
4 40 (45.98%) Scrum
5 35 (40.23%) Open Source
6 30 (34.48%) TDD
7 25 (28.74%) Open Source Development
8 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
9 18 (20.69%) Coaching
10 13 (14.94%) Kanban
11 10 (11.49%) DevOps
12 9 (10.34%) BDD
12 9 (10.34%) Defect Management
12 9 (10.34%) OOD
12 9 (10.34%) User Stories
12 9 (10.34%) Web Design
13 7 (8.05%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 7 (8.05%) ITIL
13 7 (8.05%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 83 (95.40%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.39%) Python
5 11 (12.64%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.05%) C
7 5 (5.75%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (5.75%) Perl
8 4 (4.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.30%) AspectJ
9 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) VCAP
1 3 (3.45%) VCP6
1 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) COBIT
1 3 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) GeoWebCache
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Ansible
1 6 (6.90%) CA Wily
1 6 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.60%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.45%) Puppet
3 3 (3.45%) vRealize
4 2 (2.30%) logstash
4 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.30%) rkt
4 2 (2.30%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (40.23%) Oracle
2 22 (25.29%) Red Hat
3 10 (11.49%) VMware
4 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.05%) IBM
6 6 (6.90%) webMethods
7 4 (4.60%) CA
7 4 (4.60%) Cisco
8 3 (3.45%) EMC
9 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.30%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.30%) Google
9 2 (2.30%) Splunk
10 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.15%) Citrix
10 1 (1.15%) F5
10 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.15%) Prolexic