The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 55 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.19% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £382
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.25 £43.13
% change year-on-year
+4.24% -4.34%

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
516 563 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.91% 91.10% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 306 451
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 17
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.21 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) XQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS

Java Software 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) XQuery