The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 52 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 21 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.57% 2.68% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 7.27% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.65%
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 £30.00 £34.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
279 289 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.11% 36.91% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 121 83
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
J2EE
Scotland

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 62 (96.88%) Java
2 37 (57.81%) Spring
3 32 (50.00%) SQL
4 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
5 26 (40.63%) Oracle
5 26 (40.63%) XML
6 25 (39.06%) JSP
6 25 (39.06%) Relational Database
7 24 (37.50%) UNIX
7 24 (37.50%) Banking
8 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (34.38%) PL/SQL
8 22 (34.38%) Shell Script
9 21 (32.81%) MVC
9 21 (32.81%) OO
9 21 (32.81%) Struts
10 20 (31.25%) Finance
11 19 (29.69%) JMS
11 19 (29.69%) Perl
12 18 (28.13%) CSS
12 18 (28.13%) Unit Testing
13 17 (26.56%) Spring MVC
13 17 (26.56%) Hibernate
14 16 (25.00%) CruiseControl
14 16 (25.00%) iBATIS
14 16 (25.00%) XSLT
14 16 (25.00%) HTML
15 15 (23.44%) JDBC
15 15 (23.44%) WebSphere
15 15 (23.44%) Ajax

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (23.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) DB2
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.13%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 15 (23.44%) Selenium
3 10 (15.63%) Subversion
4 8 (12.50%) Maven
5 7 (10.94%) Ant
6 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.69%) Hudson
8 3 (4.69%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (4.69%) JUnit
9 2 (3.13%) PVCS
9 2 (3.13%) JDeveloper
10 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.56%) JIRA
10 1 (1.56%) Trac
10 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (37.50%) Banking
2 20 (31.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.69%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (85.94%) Developer
2 52 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Programmer
5 5 (7.81%) Java Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (1.56%) CMS Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (57.81%) Spring
2 26 (40.63%) XML
3 25 (39.06%) JSP
4 21 (32.81%) Struts
5 19 (29.69%) JMS
6 18 (28.13%) CSS
7 17 (26.56%) Hibernate
7 17 (26.56%) Spring MVC
8 16 (25.00%) iBATIS
8 16 (25.00%) HTML
8 16 (25.00%) XSLT
9 15 (23.44%) Ajax
9 15 (23.44%) JDBC
9 15 (23.44%) Spring Web Flow
9 15 (23.44%) GWT
10 8 (12.50%) Drools
10 8 (12.50%) JSTL
10 8 (12.50%) JSF
10 8 (12.50%) Servlets
11 6 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Equities
2 2 (3.13%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) iPad
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) UNIX
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) MVC
2 21 (32.81%) OO
3 18 (28.13%) Unit Testing
4 15 (23.44%) Web Application Development
5 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Web Development
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.69%) TDD
8 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.69%) SOA
8 3 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.13%) Change Management
9 2 (3.13%) UML
9 2 (3.13%) OOP
9 2 (3.13%) Content Management
9 2 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 32 (50.00%) SQL
3 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 22 (34.38%) PL/SQL
4 22 (34.38%) Shell Script
5 19 (29.69%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) C#
7 2 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Sun Certification
1 4 (6.25%) OCPJP
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Sybase
3 4 (6.25%) Sun
4 3 (4.69%) Perforce
4 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (1.56%) Twitter
6 1 (1.56%) JBoss