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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 27 45 20
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 16 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.83% 2.03% 7.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 2.19% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 29
Median daily rate £364 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.26% -33.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £190 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £330 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
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
524 730 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.45% 92.64% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 407 376
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £457 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 12
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.50 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £49.41 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 60 (71.43%) Spring
3 50 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (47.62%) Linux
5 38 (45.24%) Finance
6 37 (44.05%) SQL
7 32 (38.10%) JMS
8 29 (34.52%) Unix
8 29 (34.52%) REST
9 28 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 27 (32.14%) JUnit
11 26 (30.95%) DB2
11 26 (30.95%) OO
12 25 (29.76%) Web Services
12 25 (29.76%) Hibernate
13 24 (28.57%) Sybase
14 21 (25.00%) RDBMS
15 20 (23.81%) OOD
15 20 (23.81%) Perl
15 20 (23.81%) Maven
16 19 (22.62%) JSON
16 19 (22.62%) Oracle
16 19 (22.62%) SOAP
17 18 (21.43%) NoSQL
18 17 (20.24%) XML
19 16 (19.05%) J2EE
19 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
19 16 (19.05%) Banking
20 15 (17.86%) HTML
20 15 (17.86%) J2SE

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 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.90%) Apache
2 10 (11.90%) JBoss
3 6 (7.14%) GeoServer
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 26 (30.95%) DB2
3 21 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 18 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 10 (11.90%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.14%) GIS
6 6 (7.14%) MarkLogic
7 5 (5.95%) Spatial Data
8 4 (4.76%) MySQL
8 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.19%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) JUnit
2 20 (23.81%) Maven
3 15 (17.86%) Gradle
4 13 (15.48%) JIRA
5 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.52%) Selenium
7 7 (8.33%) Ant
7 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.33%) JBehave
8 6 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (4.76%) Subversion
10 3 (3.57%) Hudson
10 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.57%) Mockito
11 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.38%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (45.24%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Banking
3 9 (10.71%) Front Office
4 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (71.43%) Spring
2 32 (38.10%) JMS
3 29 (34.52%) REST
4 25 (29.76%) Hibernate
4 25 (29.76%) Web Services
5 19 (22.62%) JSON
5 19 (22.62%) SOAP
6 17 (20.24%) XML
7 16 (19.05%) J2EE
8 15 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 15 (17.86%) HTML
8 15 (17.86%) J2SE
9 11 (13.10%) HTML5
10 8 (9.52%) JDBC
10 8 (9.52%) RESTful
11 7 (8.33%) JSP
12 6 (7.14%) Drools
12 6 (7.14%) Ext JS
12 6 (7.14%) Leaflet
12 6 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.57%) DataPower
6 3 (3.57%) Derivative
6 3 (3.57%) Equities
6 3 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.38%) NHS
7 2 (2.38%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.62%) Linux
2 29 (34.52%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.95%) OO
3 20 (23.81%) OOD
4 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.67%) Microservices
5 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 14 (16.67%) Open Source
5 14 (16.67%) Scrum
5 14 (16.67%) TDD
6 13 (15.48%) SDLC
6 13 (15.48%) SOA
7 12 (14.29%) BDD
7 12 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Workflow
9 7 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
9 7 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 6 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (44.05%) SQL
3 20 (23.81%) Perl
4 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.71%) Python
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Groovy
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.76%) XPath
6 4 (4.76%) XQuery
7 3 (3.57%) Scala
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.19%) C
9 1 (1.19%) C#
9 1 (1.19%) PHP
9 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Sybase
2 19 (22.62%) Oracle
3 6 (7.14%) ESRI
3 6 (7.14%) IBM
4 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.57%) Perforce
5 3 (3.57%) Reuters
6 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.19%) Jaspersoft