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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 35 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Contract jobs citing J2EE 9 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.83% 3.13% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 12.73% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 3
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
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 £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
128 165 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.02% 24.59% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 91 147
Median daily rate £350 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017, 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 29 (87.88%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
3 20 (60.61%) Finance
4 16 (48.48%) Unix
5 15 (45.45%) JBoss
6 13 (39.39%) Spring
7 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 11 (33.33%) OO
7 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
9 9 (27.27%) REST
9 9 (27.27%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) JSP
10 8 (24.24%) HTML5
11 7 (21.21%) Open Source
11 7 (21.21%) Information Security
11 7 (21.21%) JSON
11 7 (21.21%) Servlets
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle
11 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
11 7 (21.21%) Internet
11 7 (21.21%) OOD
11 7 (21.21%) HTTPS
11 7 (21.21%) SSL
11 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
12 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
12 6 (18.18%) IBM

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 15 (45.45%) JBoss
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.03%) iPlanet
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTPS
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
1 7 (21.21%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) MarkLogic
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) DB2
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) GitLab
3 2 (6.06%) Gradle
3 2 (6.06%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) Mockito
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Identity Management Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Java Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) Spring
2 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
3 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) REST
4 8 (24.24%) HTML5
4 8 (24.24%) JSP
5 7 (21.21%) JSON
5 7 (21.21%) Servlets
6 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 6 (18.18%) SOAP
7 5 (15.15%) Apache Commons
7 5 (15.15%) Drools
7 5 (15.15%) Ext JS
7 5 (15.15%) jBPM
8 4 (12.12%) Apache CXF
8 4 (12.12%) Apache Flex
8 4 (12.12%) Middleware
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
9 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) DataPower
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.06%) Equities
5 2 (6.06%) Social Media
5 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.15%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (33.33%) OO
2 7 (21.21%) Information Security
2 7 (21.21%) OOD
2 7 (21.21%) Open Source
3 5 (15.15%) BPMN
3 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) UML
3 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) User Stories
3 5 (15.15%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 3 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) C
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (3.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
1 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) CA
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) PlateSpin
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas
4 1 (3.03%) VMware