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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 21 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 56 71 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.57% 11.54% 13.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 12.26% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 59
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £289 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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
818 579 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.01% 94.15% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 294 459
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 16
Average hourly rate £20.69 £15.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.30 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (56.00%) Spring
3 45 (45.00%) SQL
4 40 (40.00%) Banking
5 39 (39.00%) Finance
6 38 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (37.00%) OO
8 31 (31.00%) Linux
8 31 (31.00%) Relational Database
9 29 (29.00%) Sybase
10 27 (27.00%) UNIX
11 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 25 (25.00%) JMS
11 25 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 24 (24.00%) Hibernate
13 23 (23.00%) RDBMS
14 21 (21.00%) Perl
15 20 (20.00%) Investment Banking
16 18 (18.00%) Front Office
17 17 (17.00%) OOD
18 16 (16.00%) Oracle
18 16 (16.00%) DB2
19 15 (15.00%) HTML
19 15 (15.00%) XML
19 15 (15.00%) JUnit
19 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
20 14 (14.00%) CSS
20 14 (14.00%) C#
20 14 (14.00%) Web Services
20 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (7.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) Liferay
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.00%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (23.00%) RDBMS
3 16 (16.00%) DB2
4 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (15.00%) JUnit
2 9 (9.00%) Selenium
3 7 (7.00%) Maven
4 5 (5.00%) JIRA
4 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.00%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.00%) Hudson
5 4 (4.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.00%) Mockito
7 2 (2.00%) Ant
8 1 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 40 (40.00%) Banking
2 39 (39.00%) Finance
3 20 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 18 (18.00%) Front Office
5 5 (5.00%) Back Office
6 3 (3.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (56.00%) Spring
2 25 (25.00%) JMS
3 24 (24.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (15.00%) XML
4 15 (15.00%) HTML
5 14 (14.00%) CSS
5 14 (14.00%) Web Services
6 13 (13.00%) J2SE
7 10 (10.00%) .NET
7 10 (10.00%) J2EE
7 10 (10.00%) JSON
8 9 (9.00%) HTML5
9 6 (6.00%) GWT
9 6 (6.00%) Ajax
9 6 (6.00%) SOAP
9 6 (6.00%) Struts
9 6 (6.00%) JDBC
9 6 (6.00%) JSP
9 6 (6.00%) Middleware
9 6 (6.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.00%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (8.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.00%) Equities
5 3 (3.00%) Derivative
6 2 (2.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.00%) Open Source
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Linux
2 27 (27.00%) UNIX
3 12 (12.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) OO
3 25 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 17 (17.00%) OOD
5 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.00%) Database Tuning
6 12 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.00%) TDD
9 8 (8.00%) Scrum
10 7 (7.00%) OOP
11 6 (6.00%) MVC
11 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.00%) Wealth Management
12 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.00%) Kanban
12 5 (5.00%) BDD
12 5 (5.00%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.00%) Investment Management
13 4 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (45.00%) SQL
3 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.00%) Perl
5 14 (14.00%) C#
6 8 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) VBScript
9 1 (1.00%) Python
9 1 (1.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Sybase
2 16 (16.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) IBM
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) VMware
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