The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE 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 SE over the 3 months to 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 79 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Java SE 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
Java SE
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
298 216 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.25% 32.73% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 102 108
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £215
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 SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java SE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java SE 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 SE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java SE 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 SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase