The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills 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 EE over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 65 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Java EE 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 1.89% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +107.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Java EE
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
293 212 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.35% 32.42% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 98 117
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the Glasgow region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (57.14%) Servlets
4 4 (57.14%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (57.14%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter
5 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 3 (42.86%) JMS
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Publishing

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (14.29%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (28.57%) Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
5 1 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Servlets
4 3 (42.86%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (28.57%) JSF
5 2 (28.57%) JTA
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) JSTL
5 2 (28.57%) Dojo
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (28.57%) YUI
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) DataPower
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Content Management
5 2 (28.57%) BPEL
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) AOP
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Jython
5 2 (28.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 2 (28.57%) Yahoo!
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Kony