The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 18 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 55 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.79% 5.20% 6.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.18% 5.56% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 27
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £286 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
672 576 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.18% 93.66% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 276 353
Average daily rate £365 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.43 £12.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.35 £33.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 November 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (53.91%) Spring
3 58 (45.31%) SQL
4 53 (41.41%) Finance
5 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (35.94%) Banking
6 44 (34.38%) OO
7 43 (33.59%) Relational Database
8 42 (32.81%) UNIX
9 38 (29.69%) Linux
9 38 (29.69%) JavaScript
10 36 (28.13%) XML
10 36 (28.13%) JMS
11 35 (27.34%) J2EE
12 34 (26.56%) Multithreading
13 31 (24.22%) Perl
14 29 (22.66%) CSS
15 28 (21.88%) Hibernate
16 27 (21.09%) Oracle
17 26 (20.31%) Shell Script
18 22 (17.19%) Front Office
18 22 (17.19%) MVC
19 21 (16.41%) RDBMS
20 20 (15.63%) Sybase
20 20 (15.63%) PL/SQL
20 20 (15.63%) JSP
20 20 (15.63%) HTML
20 20 (15.63%) Struts
20 20 (15.63%) WebSphere
20 20 (15.63%) Unit Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.38%) Apache
4 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.56%) JBoss
4 2 (1.56%) GemFire
4 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.78%) Mule
5 1 (0.78%) Liferay
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.78%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.59%) Relational Database
2 21 (16.41%) RDBMS
3 15 (11.72%) DB2
4 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.69%) KDB
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.13%) MySQL
8 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.78%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) CruiseControl
1 16 (12.50%) Selenium
2 9 (7.03%) JUnit
3 7 (5.47%) Ant
4 6 (4.69%) Maven
5 4 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (3.13%) Subversion
5 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.56%) Hudson
6 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) Mockito
7 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
General
1 53 (41.41%) Finance
2 46 (35.94%) Banking
3 22 (17.19%) Front Office
4 10 (7.81%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.34%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (53.91%) Spring
2 36 (28.13%) XML
2 36 (28.13%) JMS
3 35 (27.34%) J2EE
4 29 (22.66%) CSS
5 28 (21.88%) Hibernate
6 20 (15.63%) JSP
6 20 (15.63%) HTML
6 20 (15.63%) Struts
7 19 (14.84%) Spring MVC
8 18 (14.06%) Spring Web Flow
8 18 (14.06%) GWT
8 18 (14.06%) Ajax
9 17 (13.28%) Web Services
10 16 (12.50%) XSLT
10 16 (12.50%) JDBC
10 16 (12.50%) iBATIS
11 15 (11.72%) HTML5
12 13 (10.16%) SOAP
13 12 (9.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.13%) Equities
5 3 (2.34%) Derivative
5 3 (2.34%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.56%) DataPower
7 1 (0.78%) Open Source
7 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.81%) UNIX
2 38 (29.69%) Linux
3 17 (13.28%) Windows
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.38%) OO
3 34 (26.56%) Multithreading
4 22 (17.19%) MVC
5 20 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 18 (14.06%) SOA
7 16 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 10 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.81%) OOD
9 9 (7.03%) TDD
10 7 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.47%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.47%) Low Latency
11 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.69%) Database Tuning
12 5 (3.91%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (3.13%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.13%) Wealth Management
13 4 (3.13%) Algorithmic Trading
13 4 (3.13%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (45.31%) SQL
3 38 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.22%) Perl
5 26 (20.31%) Shell Script
6 20 (15.63%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.25%) Scala
8 5 (3.91%) C#
9 3 (2.34%) C++
9 3 (2.34%) Python
10 1 (0.78%) XQuery
10 1 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) PhD
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) Oracle
2 20 (15.63%) Sybase
3 8 (6.25%) IBM
4 4 (3.13%) Perforce
5 3 (2.34%) SAP
6 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.56%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.56%) Google
6 2 (1.56%) StreamBase
6 2 (1.56%) Kony
7 1 (0.78%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe
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