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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 13 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 57 59 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.69% 6.56% 8.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.20% 6.78% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 26
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £320 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
559 870 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.07% 96.67% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 437 407
Median daily rate £338 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (73.21%) Spring
3 65 (58.04%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (50.89%) Linux
5 54 (48.21%) Finance
6 53 (47.32%) SQL
7 49 (43.75%) OO
8 48 (42.86%) JMS
9 47 (41.96%) Unix
10 46 (41.07%) JUnit
11 43 (38.39%) Sybase
11 43 (38.39%) DB2
12 42 (37.50%) Relational Database
13 40 (35.71%) OOD
14 36 (32.14%) RDBMS
14 36 (32.14%) Perl
15 35 (31.25%) Hibernate
16 33 (29.46%) J2SE
17 29 (25.89%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (25.89%) SDLC
18 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
19 26 (23.21%) Web Services
20 25 (22.32%) Oracle
21 24 (21.43%) Front Office
21 24 (21.43%) REST
22 23 (20.54%) JSON
23 22 (19.64%) Banking
23 22 (19.64%) XML
24 20 (17.86%) HTML
24 20 (17.86%) SOAP

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 17 (15.18%) Tomcat
2 13 (11.61%) JBoss
3 10 (8.93%) Apache
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.57%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.39%) DB2
2 42 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 36 (32.14%) RDBMS
4 19 (16.96%) NoSQL
5 13 (11.61%) MongoDB
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.14%) MarkLogic
8 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.57%) GIS
9 4 (3.57%) Spatial Data
10 2 (1.79%) MySQL
11 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (41.07%) JUnit
2 14 (12.50%) Maven
3 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.82%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.82%) JIRA
4 10 (8.93%) Subversion
5 9 (8.04%) Gradle
6 7 (6.25%) Ant
6 7 (6.25%) Selenium
6 7 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.46%) CruiseControl
7 5 (4.46%) Fiddler
7 5 (4.46%) JBehave
8 4 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.68%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.68%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.79%) Hudson
10 2 (1.79%) Mockito
11 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 54 (48.21%) Finance
2 24 (21.43%) Front Office
3 22 (19.64%) Banking
4 11 (9.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Legal
5 2 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.89%) Law
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (73.21%) Spring
2 48 (42.86%) JMS
3 35 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 33 (29.46%) J2SE
5 26 (23.21%) Web Services
6 24 (21.43%) REST
7 23 (20.54%) JSON
8 22 (19.64%) XML
9 20 (17.86%) HTML
9 20 (17.86%) SOAP
10 18 (16.07%) J2EE
11 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
12 13 (11.61%) HTML5
13 12 (10.71%) RESTful
14 10 (8.93%) JSP
14 10 (8.93%) XSLT
15 8 (7.14%) Drools
15 8 (7.14%) Ext JS
15 8 (7.14%) jBPM
15 8 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.61%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (8.04%) Equities
4 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (5.36%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.57%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.79%) Derivative
7 2 (1.79%) NHS
7 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.89%) DataPower
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.89%) Linux
2 47 (41.96%) Unix
3 8 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.04%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (43.75%) OO
3 40 (35.71%) OOD
4 29 (25.89%) SDLC
5 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
6 19 (16.96%) Unit Testing
7 15 (13.39%) Open Source
8 14 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.93%) Database Tuning
11 10 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (8.93%) Scrum
11 10 (8.93%) Workflow
12 9 (8.04%) BDD
12 9 (8.04%) Integration Testing
13 8 (7.14%) BPMN
13 8 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (7.14%) User Stories
13 8 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (47.32%) SQL
3 36 (32.14%) Perl
4 12 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.36%) Python
7 4 (3.57%) Groovy
8 3 (2.68%) Scala
9 2 (1.79%) C++
9 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.79%) XPath
9 2 (1.79%) XQuery
10 1 (0.89%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.89%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Kibana
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (38.39%) Sybase
2 25 (22.32%) Oracle
3 4 (3.57%) ESRI
4 3 (2.68%) IBM
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.79%) Perforce
5 2 (1.79%) Reuters
6 1 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.89%) VMware
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