The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
Java Software Engineer
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
717 618 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.09% 95.08% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 324 355
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £201 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £11.00 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £9.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.30 £22.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java Software Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KDB
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (100.00%) GemFire
1 2 (100.00%) StreamBase
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (100.00%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) KDB
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) StreamBase