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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 54 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing J2EE 16 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.82% 4.14% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.34% 11.43% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £296 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £34.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+17.68% -4.16%
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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
218 280 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.77% 36.22% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 152 149
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Banking
4 11 (61.11%) Spring
4 11 (61.11%) Shell Script
4 11 (61.11%) UNIX
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (38.89%) System Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Sybase ASE
6 7 (38.89%) Derivative
6 7 (38.89%) Equity Derivative
6 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (38.89%) Sybase IQ
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Sybase
6 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
7 5 (27.78%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) JDBC
7 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (22.22%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) MVC

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Sybase IQ
1 7 (38.89%) Sybase ASE
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Mockito
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Market Risk Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Spring
2 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) Ajax
3 5 (27.78%) JDBC
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) XSLT
4 4 (22.22%) JSP
4 4 (22.22%) Struts
4 4 (22.22%) iBATIS
4 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (22.22%) GWT
4 4 (22.22%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) Java EE
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) Ext JS
6 2 (11.11%) Drools
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Derivative
1 7 (38.89%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Market Risk
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) System Testing
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Shell Script
4 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Sybase
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle