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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 57 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 21 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.49% 3.50% 6.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.37% 10.80% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 34
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£350 £338 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £287 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £430 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
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
285 213 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.85% 32.37% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 100 118
Average daily rate £350 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 September 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (67.92%) Spring
3 35 (66.04%) SQL
4 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (54.72%) PL/SQL
6 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
6 28 (52.83%) UNIX
6 28 (52.83%) Banking
7 27 (50.94%) XML
8 26 (49.06%) Shell Script
9 25 (47.17%) JSP
9 25 (47.17%) OO
9 25 (47.17%) Oracle
9 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
10 23 (43.40%) Perl
10 23 (43.40%) CSS
10 23 (43.40%) Struts
10 23 (43.40%) JMS
11 22 (41.51%) MVC
12 21 (39.62%) Ajax
12 21 (39.62%) WebSphere
12 21 (39.62%) Spring Web Flow
13 20 (37.74%) Spring MVC
13 20 (37.74%) XSLT
14 19 (35.85%) JDBC
14 19 (35.85%) Selenium
14 19 (35.85%) iBATIS
14 19 (35.85%) GWT
14 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
14 19 (35.85%) CruiseControl

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (39.62%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.77%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) DB2
5 2 (3.77%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) CruiseControl
1 19 (35.85%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) Ant
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Hudson
5 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (52.83%) Banking
2 16 (30.19%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 2 (3.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 49 (92.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (9.43%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Programmer
6 2 (3.77%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.89%) HTML Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (1.89%) Java Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (1.89%) Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) CMS Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) Spring
2 27 (50.94%) XML
3 25 (47.17%) JSP
4 23 (43.40%) Struts
4 23 (43.40%) CSS
4 23 (43.40%) JMS
5 21 (39.62%) Ajax
5 21 (39.62%) Spring Web Flow
6 20 (37.74%) Spring MVC
6 20 (37.74%) XSLT
7 19 (35.85%) JDBC
7 19 (35.85%) iBATIS
7 19 (35.85%) GWT
8 14 (26.42%) Hibernate
9 11 (20.75%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) Drools
11 6 (11.32%) jQuery
11 6 (11.32%) Web Services
12 5 (9.43%) Servlets
12 5 (9.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Equities
2 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.77%) DataPower
2 2 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) UNIX
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) OO
3 22 (41.51%) MVC
4 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
4 19 (35.85%) Web Application Development
5 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
5 6 (11.32%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.43%) SOA
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
7 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (3.77%) BDD
9 2 (3.77%) OOP
9 2 (3.77%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) PL/SQL
4 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
5 26 (49.06%) Shell Script
6 23 (43.40%) Perl
7 3 (5.66%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Clojure
9 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Sybase
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) JBoss
3 3 (5.66%) Perforce
4 2 (3.77%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Kony
5 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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