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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 128 105 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.03% 11.95% 21.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.76% 35.47% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 43 94
Median daily rate £355 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £448 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
Java
Scotland

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
339 296 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.75% 33.67% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 144 193
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016, 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 96 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (41.04%) SQL
3 86 (40.57%) Linux
4 79 (37.26%) Unix
5 67 (31.60%) Finance
5 67 (31.60%) OO
6 62 (29.25%) Spring
7 51 (24.06%) JavaScript
8 50 (23.58%) Perl
9 48 (22.64%) Sybase
10 44 (20.75%) Banking
11 43 (20.28%) DB2
11 43 (20.28%) OOD
12 42 (19.81%) JUnit
13 41 (19.34%) Oracle
14 40 (18.87%) Web Services
14 40 (18.87%) Relational Database
15 39 (18.40%) SDLC
16 37 (17.45%) JMS
17 34 (16.04%) SOA
17 34 (16.04%) RDBMS
18 33 (15.57%) HTML
19 32 (15.09%) SOAP
19 32 (15.09%) J2SE
20 31 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (14.15%) Software Engineering
22 29 (13.68%) CSS
22 29 (13.68%) Git (software)
23 28 (13.21%) Hibernate
24 26 (12.26%) Scrum

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 18 (8.49%) JBoss
2 10 (4.72%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.25%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.77%) MQSeries
4 8 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (3.77%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 5 (2.36%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (1.89%) Apache
6 4 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.94%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.42%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.89%) IaaS
1 4 (1.89%) PaaS
2 3 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (1.42%) SaaS
3 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.60%) HTTP
2 12 (5.66%) Firewall
3 11 (5.19%) HTTPS
4 8 (3.77%) FTP
4 8 (3.77%) WinSCP
5 6 (2.83%) DNS
6 5 (2.36%) LAN
6 5 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.36%) VLAN
6 5 (2.36%) WAN
6 5 (2.36%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.89%) SAN
8 3 (1.42%) Internet
8 3 (1.42%) Network Security
8 3 (1.42%) SSL
9 2 (0.94%) LDAP
9 2 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.28%) DB2
2 40 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 34 (16.04%) RDBMS
4 18 (8.49%) NoSQL
5 17 (8.02%) SQL Server
6 14 (6.60%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.89%) Big Data
9 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.89%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.42%) GIS
11 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.94%) QGIS
12 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 42 (19.81%) JUnit
2 29 (13.68%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.32%) Subversion
4 18 (8.49%) Maven
5 10 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.25%) ClearCase
7 8 (3.77%) XMLSpy
8 7 (3.30%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.83%) Ant
9 6 (2.83%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.36%) CruiseControl
10 5 (2.36%) Fiddler
10 5 (2.36%) JIRA
10 5 (2.36%) Mockito
10 5 (2.36%) Selenium
11 4 (1.89%) HP UFT
11 4 (1.89%) Hudson
11 4 (1.89%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.42%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.42%) Bower
General
1 67 (31.60%) Finance
2 44 (20.75%) Banking
3 25 (11.79%) Front Office
4 21 (9.91%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.25%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (59.91%) Developer
2 78 (36.79%) Java Developer
3 18 (8.49%) Android Developer
4 14 (6.60%) Architect
5 13 (6.13%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.66%) C++ Developer
6 12 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (4.72%) Analyst
8 8 (3.77%) Java Android Developer
9 7 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (2.83%) iOS Android Developer
10 6 (2.83%) iOS Developer
10 6 (2.83%) MongoDB Developer
10 6 (2.83%) Scrum Master
10 6 (2.83%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.36%) Applications Developer
11 5 (2.36%) Java Architect
11 5 (2.36%) Security Analyst
11 5 (2.36%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (29.25%) Spring
2 40 (18.87%) Web Services
3 37 (17.45%) JMS
4 33 (15.57%) HTML
5 32 (15.09%) J2SE
5 32 (15.09%) SOAP
6 29 (13.68%) CSS
7 28 (13.21%) Hibernate
8 23 (10.85%) XML
9 20 (9.43%) J2EE
10 18 (8.49%) REST
11 17 (8.02%) HTML5
11 17 (8.02%) JSON
12 16 (7.55%) XSLT
13 15 (7.08%) .NET
13 15 (7.08%) Middleware
14 14 (6.60%) AngularJS
14 14 (6.60%) WSDL
15 13 (6.13%) jQuery
16 12 (5.66%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.55%) DataPower
3 15 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.60%) Equity Derivative
5 11 (5.19%) Equities
6 8 (3.77%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.83%) Derivative
7 6 (2.83%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.83%) User Experience
8 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.36%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.89%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.94%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.94%) Wiki
12 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 86 (40.57%) Linux
2 79 (37.26%) Unix
3 20 (9.43%) Android
4 16 (7.55%) Windows
5 10 (4.72%) Solaris
6 7 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.30%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.36%) AIX
8 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.47%) HPUX
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (31.60%) OO
3 43 (20.28%) OOD
4 39 (18.40%) SDLC
5 34 (16.04%) SOA
6 30 (14.15%) Software Engineering
7 26 (12.26%) Scrum
8 25 (11.79%) Multithreading
9 19 (8.96%) Android Development
9 19 (8.96%) TDD
10 18 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.49%) Open Source
11 15 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (6.60%) DevOps
13 13 (6.13%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.13%) Wealth Management
14 12 (5.66%) Database Tuning
14 12 (5.66%) Kanban
15 11 (5.19%) Mentoring
16 10 (4.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 87 (41.04%) SQL
2 51 (24.06%) JavaScript
3 50 (23.58%) Perl
4 18 (8.49%) C#
5 16 (7.55%) Python
6 12 (5.66%) C++
6 12 (5.66%) Ruby
6 12 (5.66%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.77%) Clojure
8 7 (3.30%) PHP
9 6 (2.83%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.36%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.36%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.89%) C
11 4 (1.89%) Scala
11 4 (1.89%) VB
12 3 (1.42%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.42%) Groovy
13 2 (0.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (6.60%) Degree
2 13 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.83%) CISSP
3 6 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.89%) CCNA
5 4 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.94%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.25%) SLA
2 8 (3.77%) HL7
2 8 (3.77%) SEPA
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.30%) Ansible
2 7 (3.30%) Puppet
3 6 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.89%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.42%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.94%) Mesos
6 2 (0.94%) Packer
7 1 (0.47%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.47%) Netcool
7 1 (0.47%) QRadar
7 1 (0.47%) SCOM
7 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (22.64%) Sybase
2 41 (19.34%) Oracle
3 17 (8.02%) IBM
4 16 (7.55%) HP
5 11 (5.19%) Pega
6 8 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.77%) Remedy
7 7 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.36%) VMware
9 4 (1.89%) Kony
9 4 (1.89%) Splunk
9 4 (1.89%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.94%) Citrix
10 2 (0.94%) ForgeRock
10 2 (0.94%) Perforce
10 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.94%) SAP
10 2 (0.94%) Talend
11 1 (0.47%) CA
11 1 (0.47%) Murex
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