The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 54 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 10 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 5.19% 7.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 16.16% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 37
Average daily rate
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£363 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.09 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +4.76%
J2EE
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 198 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.51% 32.09% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 113 138
Average daily rate £350 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £20.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE across the Glasgow region.

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Glasgow region.

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) Spring
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (58.06%) Banking
5 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 18 (58.06%) CSS
5 18 (58.06%) JSP
5 18 (58.06%) OO
6 17 (54.84%) Struts
6 17 (54.84%) XML
6 17 (54.84%) Oracle
7 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
7 16 (51.61%) UNIX
7 16 (51.61%) MVC
7 16 (51.61%) JMS
8 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
9 14 (45.16%) Ajax
9 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
9 14 (45.16%) Spring Web Flow
9 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
10 13 (41.94%) Spring MVC
10 13 (41.94%) Hibernate
10 13 (41.94%) Perl
11 12 (38.71%) XSLT
11 12 (38.71%) JDBC
11 12 (38.71%) Selenium
11 12 (38.71%) GWT
11 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
11 12 (38.71%) iBATIS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (3.23%) Magnolia
4 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) JasperReports
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) CruiseControl
1 12 (38.71%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) JUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) Hudson
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.23%) Mockito
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (58.06%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (96.77%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Spring
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
2 18 (58.06%) JSP
3 17 (54.84%) Struts
3 17 (54.84%) XML
4 16 (51.61%) JMS
5 14 (45.16%) Ajax
5 14 (45.16%) Spring Web Flow
6 13 (41.94%) Spring MVC
6 13 (41.94%) Hibernate
7 12 (38.71%) iBATIS
7 12 (38.71%) GWT
7 12 (38.71%) XSLT
7 12 (38.71%) JDBC
8 7 (22.58%) Java EE
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) Servlets
10 5 (16.13%) jQuery
11 4 (12.90%) Drools
11 4 (12.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Equities
1 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.45%) DataPower
1 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) OO
3 16 (51.61%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
4 12 (38.71%) Web Application Development
5 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.90%) SOA
7 3 (9.68%) UML
7 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (6.45%) BDD
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) BPEL
8 2 (6.45%) AOP
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
5 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
6 13 (41.94%) Perl
7 2 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) XPath
8 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Yahoo!
2 2 (6.45%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Kony
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) SAP