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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 49 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 22 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.58% 3.77% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 11.57% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 22
Average daily rate
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£369 £355 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-18.91% -3.89%
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
279 216 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.75% 32.53% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 99 97
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £177
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 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 August 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 27 August 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Spring
3 33 (58.93%) SQL
4 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
4 27 (48.21%) Banking
5 26 (46.43%) UNIX
6 25 (44.64%) PL/SQL
7 24 (42.86%) Shell Script
7 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (41.07%) XML
9 22 (39.29%) OO
9 22 (39.29%) JSP
10 21 (37.50%) Perl
10 21 (37.50%) Oracle
10 21 (37.50%) Relational Database
11 20 (35.71%) CSS
11 20 (35.71%) Struts
11 20 (35.71%) JMS
12 19 (33.93%) MVC
12 19 (33.93%) Spring MVC
13 18 (32.14%) Unit Testing
13 18 (32.14%) iBATIS
13 18 (32.14%) XSLT
14 17 (30.36%) JDBC
14 17 (30.36%) Ajax
14 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
14 17 (30.36%) GWT
14 17 (30.36%) Selenium
14 17 (30.36%) Spring Web Flow
14 17 (30.36%) CruiseControl

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.36%) DB2
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) CruiseControl
1 17 (30.36%) Selenium
2 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) Maven
3 4 (7.14%) Ant
4 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.57%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (48.21%) Banking
2 16 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.36%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
2 51 (91.07%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Programmer
8 1 (1.79%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (1.79%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.79%) Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) HTML Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.79%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) CMS Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) Spring
2 23 (41.07%) XML
3 22 (39.29%) JSP
4 20 (35.71%) CSS
4 20 (35.71%) Struts
4 20 (35.71%) JMS
5 19 (33.93%) Spring MVC
6 18 (32.14%) iBATIS
6 18 (32.14%) XSLT
7 17 (30.36%) JDBC
7 17 (30.36%) Ajax
7 17 (30.36%) Spring Web Flow
7 17 (30.36%) GWT
8 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 10 (17.86%) HTML
9 10 (17.86%) Drools
10 5 (8.93%) jQuery
10 5 (8.93%) Ext JS
10 5 (8.93%) Web Services
10 5 (8.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Equities
2 2 (3.57%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.79%) iPad
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) UNIX
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) OO
3 19 (33.93%) MVC
4 18 (32.14%) Unit Testing
5 17 (30.36%) Web Application Development
6 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.36%) SOA
10 2 (3.57%) Web Design
10 2 (3.57%) OOP
10 2 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (3.57%) Content Management
10 2 (3.57%) TDD
11 1 (1.79%) UML
11 1 (1.79%) SysML
11 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) SQL
3 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
4 25 (44.64%) PL/SQL
5 24 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 21 (37.50%) Perl
7 3 (5.36%) C#
8 2 (3.57%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) Clojure
9 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Sybase
3 3 (5.36%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) Perforce
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago