The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 58 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.10% +15.37%
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
564 855 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.11% 96.72% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 428 379
Median daily rate £335 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 14
Median hourly rate £10.00 £50.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.19% +220.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £55.00 £110.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) XQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Java Software Engineer 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) XQuery