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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 21 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 58 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.79% 6.69% 12.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.17% 6.90% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 50
Median daily rate £400 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Java Developer
Scotland

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
614 840 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 96.89% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 416 348
Median daily rate £330 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 18
Median hourly rate £10.00 £27.44 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.55% +63.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £51.00 £118.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016, 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (67.86%) Spring
3 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (54.76%) OO
5 45 (53.57%) Linux
6 43 (51.19%) SQL
7 38 (45.24%) Unix
7 38 (45.24%) OOD
8 37 (44.05%) Sybase
8 37 (44.05%) DB2
8 37 (44.05%) JUnit
9 35 (41.67%) JMS
9 35 (41.67%) Finance
10 34 (40.48%) Relational Database
11 33 (39.29%) RDBMS
12 31 (36.90%) Perl
13 30 (35.71%) J2SE
14 28 (33.33%) Hibernate
15 27 (32.14%) SDLC
16 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (30.95%) Software Engineering
17 21 (25.00%) Front Office
18 19 (22.62%) Banking
18 19 (22.62%) Oracle
19 18 (21.43%) HTML
20 15 (17.86%) XML
21 13 (15.48%) Degree
22 12 (14.29%) Investment Banking
22 12 (14.29%) Web Services
22 12 (14.29%) J2EE

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 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.52%) JBoss
3 5 (5.95%) Apache
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (44.05%) DB2
2 34 (40.48%) Relational Database
3 33 (39.29%) RDBMS
4 12 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
6 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.95%) MarkLogic
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.38%) Big Data
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.19%) GIS
Development Applications
1 37 (44.05%) JUnit
2 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) Maven
3 7 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.95%) CruiseControl
4 5 (5.95%) Fiddler
5 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.57%) Ant
7 2 (2.38%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.38%) Hudson
7 2 (2.38%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.38%) JIRA
7 2 (2.38%) Mockito
7 2 (2.38%) Selenium
8 1 (1.19%) Bower
8 1 (1.19%) JBehave
8 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 21 (25.00%) Front Office
3 19 (22.62%) Banking
4 12 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (67.86%) Spring
2 35 (41.67%) JMS
3 30 (35.71%) J2SE
4 28 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 18 (21.43%) HTML
6 15 (17.86%) XML
7 12 (14.29%) J2EE
7 12 (14.29%) Web Services
8 11 (13.10%) JSON
9 10 (11.90%) HTML5
9 10 (11.90%) SOAP
10 9 (10.71%) CSS
10 9 (10.71%) JSP
11 8 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 8 (9.52%) XSLT
12 7 (8.33%) DOM
12 7 (8.33%) RESTful
13 6 (7.14%) Servlets
13 6 (7.14%) WSDL
14 5 (5.95%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.14%) Equities
5 5 (5.95%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.57%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.38%) Derivative
8 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Linux
2 38 (45.24%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Android
4 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.76%) OO
3 38 (45.24%) OOD
4 27 (32.14%) SDLC
5 26 (30.95%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.71%) Database Tuning
7 9 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (10.71%) Wealth Management
8 8 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 8 (9.52%) Scrum
8 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Open Source
10 6 (7.14%) Android Development
10 6 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.95%) BPMN
11 5 (5.95%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.95%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (5.95%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (51.19%) SQL
3 31 (36.90%) Perl
4 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.76%) Scala
7 3 (3.57%) C
7 3 (3.57%) PHP
7 3 (3.57%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.19%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.19%) Groovy
9 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Sybase
2 19 (22.62%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) Perforce
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.19%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.19%) Pega
4 1 (1.19%) Reuters
4 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.19%) VMware