The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 40 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 17 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.81% 2.28% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.76% 8.97% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £375 £320 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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
194 223 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.12% 25.46% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 129
Median daily rate £350 £325 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Linux
3 18 (69.23%) Finance
4 17 (65.38%) JBoss
5 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) OOD
6 12 (46.15%) OO
7 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
7 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
7 11 (42.31%) NoSQL
8 10 (38.46%) Spring
8 10 (38.46%) Open Source
8 10 (38.46%) Unix
8 10 (38.46%) Oracle
8 10 (38.46%) JSP
9 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (30.77%) User Stories
10 8 (30.77%) MarkLogic
10 8 (30.77%) Apache Commons
10 8 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
10 8 (30.77%) BPMN
10 8 (30.77%) Ext JS
10 8 (30.77%) Drools
10 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (30.77%) jBPM
10 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (30.77%) Servlets

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 17 (65.38%) JBoss
2 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
1 7 (26.92%) Internet
1 7 (26.92%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) NoSQL
2 8 (30.77%) MarkLogic
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Mockito
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
1 15 (57.69%) Java Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
2 3 (11.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Instructor
2 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.85%) JSP Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
2 10 (38.46%) JSP
2 10 (38.46%) Spring
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
4 8 (30.77%) Apache Commons
4 8 (30.77%) Drools
4 8 (30.77%) Ext JS
4 8 (30.77%) jBPM
4 8 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) CSS
6 3 (11.54%) CSS3
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 2 (7.69%) Struts
7 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (3.85%) JMS
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (46.15%) OO
1 12 (46.15%) OOD
2 10 (38.46%) Open Source
3 8 (30.77%) BPMN
3 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) User Stories
3 8 (30.77%) Workflow
4 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) C
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Capistrano
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) CA