The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 82 71 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.53% 10.40% 14.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.44% 30.87% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 71
Median daily rate £363 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
219 230 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.15% 33.67% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 139 188
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Java.

1 79 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (37.82%) Linux
3 58 (30.05%) SQL
4 55 (28.50%) Spring
5 54 (27.98%) Unix
6 51 (26.42%) Finance
7 44 (22.80%) Python
8 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
8 40 (20.73%) REST
9 35 (18.13%) Relational Database
9 35 (18.13%) Web Services
10 32 (16.58%) HTML
10 32 (16.58%) Oracle
11 31 (16.06%) OO
11 31 (16.06%) Maven
11 31 (16.06%) Scrum
12 30 (15.54%) NoSQL
13 29 (15.03%) J2EE
14 28 (14.51%) Jenkins
15 27 (13.99%) AngularJS
15 27 (13.99%) Perl
15 27 (13.99%) JMS
16 26 (13.47%) Banking
16 26 (13.47%) Microservices
17 25 (12.95%) JBoss
17 25 (12.95%) JavaScript
18 24 (12.44%) DB2
19 23 (11.92%) JUnit
19 23 (11.92%) TDD
19 23 (11.92%) JIRA

Java
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 25 (12.95%) JBoss
2 19 (9.84%) Apache
3 17 (8.81%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.22%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.11%) GeoServer
7 5 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.59%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.07%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.07%) Confluence
9 3 (1.55%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.55%) CICS
9 3 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.77%) HTTP
2 13 (6.74%) Firewall
3 12 (6.22%) DNS
4 5 (2.59%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.59%) Internet
4 5 (2.59%) SSL
5 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.04%) VLAN
6 2 (1.04%) WAN
7 1 (0.52%) Broadband
7 1 (0.52%) DVB
7 1 (0.52%) LAN
7 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.13%) Relational Database
2 30 (15.54%) NoSQL
3 24 (12.44%) DB2
4 18 (9.33%) RDBMS
5 14 (7.25%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.70%) MySQL
7 9 (4.66%) Big Data
8 7 (3.63%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.63%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.11%) GIS
9 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.59%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.59%) MarkLogic
10 5 (2.59%) Spatial Data
11 4 (2.07%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (1.04%) KDB
12 2 (1.04%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 31 (16.06%) Maven
2 28 (14.51%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.92%) Git (software)
3 23 (11.92%) Gradle
3 23 (11.92%) JIRA
3 23 (11.92%) JUnit
4 20 (10.36%) Selenium
5 15 (7.77%) Cucumber
6 13 (6.74%) JBehave
7 8 (4.15%) Ant
7 8 (4.15%) Hudson
8 6 (3.11%) Artifactory
8 6 (3.11%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.07%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (2.07%) LoadUI
9 4 (2.07%) NeoLoad
9 4 (2.07%) Subversion
10 3 (1.55%) Android Studio
10 3 (1.55%) Concordion
10 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (26.42%) Finance
2 26 (13.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.59%) Front Office
3 5 (2.59%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.55%) Law
4 3 (1.55%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (59.07%) Developer
2 83 (43.01%) Java Developer
3 21 (10.88%) Software Engineer
4 17 (8.81%) Java Engineer
4 17 (8.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (4.66%) Splunk Engineer
6 8 (4.15%) Android Developer
6 8 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (4.15%) Scala Developer
6 8 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (3.63%) Analyst
7 7 (3.63%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.11%) Angular Developer
8 6 (3.11%) Consultant
8 6 (3.11%) Open Source Developer
8 6 (3.11%) Python Developer
8 6 (3.11%) Tester
9 5 (2.59%) GIS Developer
10 4 (2.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.50%) Spring
2 40 (20.73%) REST
3 35 (18.13%) Web Services
4 32 (16.58%) HTML
5 29 (15.03%) J2EE
6 27 (13.99%) AngularJS
6 27 (13.99%) JMS
7 22 (11.40%) XML
8 21 (10.88%) HTML5
8 21 (10.88%) JSON
9 20 (10.36%) Hibernate
10 18 (9.33%) CSS
10 18 (9.33%) SOAP
11 12 (6.22%) JSP
12 11 (5.70%) XSLT
13 10 (5.18%) J2SE
14 9 (4.66%) RESTful
15 8 (4.15%) jQuery
15 8 (4.15%) Node.js
16 7 (3.63%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.66%) Equity Derivative
4 8 (4.15%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.63%) DataPower
5 7 (3.63%) Derivative
6 6 (3.11%) User Experience
7 5 (2.59%) Equities
7 5 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.07%) Data Extraction
8 4 (2.07%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.04%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.04%) NHS
10 2 (1.04%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (1.04%) Social Media
10 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (37.82%) Linux
2 54 (27.98%) Unix
3 11 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (5.70%) Windows
4 8 (4.15%) Android
5 4 (2.07%) Solaris
6 2 (1.04%) AIX
6 2 (1.04%) MVS
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
3 31 (16.06%) OO
3 31 (16.06%) Scrum
4 26 (13.47%) Microservices
5 23 (11.92%) TDD
6 21 (10.88%) SOA
7 20 (10.36%) Open Source
8 19 (9.84%) BDD
9 17 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.81%) DevOps
10 16 (8.29%) SDLC
11 15 (7.77%) Unit Testing
12 14 (7.25%) Analytics
13 13 (6.74%) OOD
13 13 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (5.70%) Multithreading
14 11 (5.70%) OOA/OOD
15 10 (5.18%) Automated Testing
15 10 (5.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.05%) SQL
2 44 (22.80%) Python
3 27 (13.99%) Perl
4 25 (12.95%) JavaScript
5 22 (11.40%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.70%) C#
7 10 (5.18%) XPath
7 10 (5.18%) XQuery
8 8 (4.15%) Scala
9 7 (3.63%) C++
9 7 (3.63%) Groovy
9 7 (3.63%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.11%) C
11 5 (2.59%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.59%) VBA
12 3 (1.55%) PHP
12 3 (1.55%) Ruby
13 2 (1.04%) COBOL
13 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.11%) CISSP
2 5 (2.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.59%) SANS
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.18%) QA
2 4 (2.07%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (2.07%) WCAG
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.70%) Docker
2 3 (1.55%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) Ansible
2 5 (2.59%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (2.59%) QRadar
3 4 (2.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.55%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (1.55%) logstash
5 2 (1.04%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.04%) OpenView
5 2 (1.04%) Puppet
6 1 (0.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.52%) Kibana
6 1 (0.52%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 32 (16.58%) Oracle
2 18 (9.33%) Sybase
3 17 (8.81%) IBM
4 12 (6.22%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.70%) Splunk
6 6 (3.11%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.11%) ESRI
7 5 (2.59%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.59%) MapR
7 5 (2.59%) Symantec
8 4 (2.07%) Perforce
9 2 (1.04%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.04%) HP
9 2 (1.04%) Reuters
9 2 (1.04%) VMware
10 1 (0.52%) BMC
10 1 (0.52%) Facebook
10 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.52%) Pega
10 1 (0.52%) Twitter
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