The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 23 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.80% 3.40% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.09% 3.74% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 26
Median daily rate £350 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £219 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.81 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +21.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 562 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.89% 91.09% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 301 455
Median daily rate £350 £338 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Glasgow region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Glasgow region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (59.74%) Spring
3 43 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (37.66%) SQL
5 27 (35.06%) REST
6 26 (33.77%) Microservices
7 25 (32.47%) Relational Database
8 23 (29.87%) Unix
9 22 (28.57%) SOAP
9 22 (28.57%) Finance
10 21 (27.27%) Linux
11 20 (25.97%) JMS
11 20 (25.97%) Scrum
12 19 (24.68%) TDD
12 19 (24.68%) AngularJS
13 18 (23.38%) OO
13 18 (23.38%) Web Services
14 17 (22.08%) Banking
14 17 (22.08%) Maven
15 16 (20.78%) Gradle
16 15 (19.48%) Hibernate
16 15 (19.48%) JSON
16 15 (19.48%) HTML
17 14 (18.18%) Oracle
17 14 (18.18%) DB2
17 14 (18.18%) XML
17 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
18 13 (16.88%) OOA/OOD
19 12 (15.58%) JUnit
19 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering

Java Developer Skill Set
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 6 (7.79%) Apache
1 6 (7.79%) GeoServer
1 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.49%) Confluence
2 5 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) Relational Database
2 14 (18.18%) DB2
2 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.79%) GIS
4 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.49%) MySQL
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.49%) Spatial Data
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) HSQLDB
7 1 (1.30%) KDB
7 1 (1.30%) Kdb+
7 1 (1.30%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Maven
2 16 (20.78%) Gradle
3 12 (15.58%) JUnit
4 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
5 10 (12.99%) JIRA
6 8 (10.39%) Ant
7 7 (9.09%) Hudson
7 7 (9.09%) JBehave
8 6 (7.79%) Cucumber
8 6 (7.79%) Selenium
9 4 (5.19%) Subversion
10 3 (3.90%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.60%) Grunt
11 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.60%) Mockito
12 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Front Office
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (59.74%) Spring
2 27 (35.06%) REST
3 22 (28.57%) SOAP
4 20 (25.97%) JMS
5 19 (24.68%) AngularJS
6 18 (23.38%) Web Services
7 15 (19.48%) Hibernate
7 15 (19.48%) HTML
7 15 (19.48%) JSON
8 14 (18.18%) XML
9 11 (14.29%) J2EE
10 9 (11.69%) HTML5
11 8 (10.39%) CSS
12 6 (7.79%) Leaflet
12 6 (7.79%) OpenLayers
12 6 (7.79%) PostGIS
13 5 (6.49%) J2SE
13 5 (6.49%) Protocol Buffers
13 5 (6.49%) XSLT
14 4 (5.19%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Wiki
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Fixed Income
2 4 (5.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.60%) DataPower
3 2 (2.60%) Derivative
3 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.60%) Equities
3 2 (2.60%) NHS
3 2 (2.60%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Unix
2 21 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.77%) Microservices
3 20 (25.97%) Scrum
4 19 (24.68%) TDD
5 18 (23.38%) OO
6 13 (16.88%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 11 (14.29%) SOA
8 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.99%) BDD
10 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.39%) SDLC
11 7 (9.09%) Open Source
11 7 (9.09%) Refactoring
12 6 (7.79%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
12 6 (7.79%) OOD
12 6 (7.79%) Open Source Development
13 5 (6.49%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.49%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (37.66%) SQL
3 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.39%) Python
5 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.49%) Perl
6 5 (6.49%) XPath
6 5 (6.49%) XQuery
7 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.60%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.60%) Groovy
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) C#
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) MiFID
3 2 (2.60%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.60%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Oracle
2 11 (14.29%) Sybase
3 8 (10.39%) IBM
4 6 (7.79%) ESRI
5 5 (6.49%) Perforce
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.60%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.30%) Reuters
7 1 (1.30%) Twitter