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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 96 133 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.41% 14.76% 21.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.16% 40.80% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 76 95
Median daily rate £385 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £523 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
281 326 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.19% 36.18% 51.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 174 225
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 74 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (39.53%) SQL
3 59 (34.30%) Linux
4 52 (30.23%) Unix
4 52 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 50 (29.07%) Finance
6 44 (25.58%) OO
7 41 (23.84%) Spring
8 37 (21.51%) Web Services
9 32 (18.60%) OOD
9 32 (18.60%) Relational Database
10 29 (16.86%) SDLC
10 29 (16.86%) Perl
10 29 (16.86%) RDBMS
11 28 (16.28%) Oracle
11 28 (16.28%) SOAP
11 28 (16.28%) SOA
11 28 (16.28%) Banking
12 27 (15.70%) Sybase
13 26 (15.12%) CSS
14 25 (14.53%) JUnit
14 25 (14.53%) HTML
15 24 (13.95%) DB2
16 23 (13.37%) JMS
16 23 (13.37%) Scrum
16 23 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (12.79%) Software Engineering
18 21 (12.21%) DevOps
19 20 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (11.63%) Hibernate

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 16 (9.30%) JBoss
2 10 (5.81%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 8 (4.65%) MQSeries
3 8 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.91%) Node.js
6 5 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.33%) Apache
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.16%) Documentum
9 2 (1.16%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.58%) CICS
10 1 (0.58%) Liferay
10 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) IaaS
1 6 (3.49%) PaaS
2 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.56%) HTTP
2 10 (5.81%) Firewall
2 10 (5.81%) HTTPS
3 9 (5.23%) FTP
3 9 (5.23%) WinSCP
4 6 (3.49%) DNS
5 4 (2.33%) LAN
5 4 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.33%) VLAN
5 4 (2.33%) WAN
6 3 (1.74%) Network Security
6 3 (1.74%) SAN
7 2 (1.16%) LDAP
7 2 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.16%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.58%) Internet
8 1 (0.58%) SSH
8 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.60%) Relational Database
2 29 (16.86%) RDBMS
3 24 (13.95%) DB2
4 14 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.98%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.23%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.91%) Big Data
9 4 (2.33%) MarkLogic
9 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 25 (14.53%) JUnit
2 18 (10.47%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.56%) Subversion
4 12 (6.98%) Maven
5 10 (5.81%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.23%) ClearCase
6 9 (5.23%) XMLSpy
7 8 (4.65%) Hudson
8 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.33%) Mockito
10 3 (1.74%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.74%) Gradle
10 3 (1.74%) gulp
10 3 (1.74%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.74%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.74%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.16%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.16%) Lombardi
11 2 (1.16%) Selenium
11 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (29.07%) Finance
2 28 (16.28%) Banking
3 16 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 14 (8.14%) Front Office
5 8 (4.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (58.14%) Developer
2 62 (36.05%) Java Developer
3 13 (7.56%) Architect
4 12 (6.98%) Android Developer
5 10 (5.81%) Analyst
6 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (4.65%) Java Android Developer
8 7 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) C++ Developer
9 6 (3.49%) iOS Android Developer
9 6 (3.49%) iOS Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Java Architect
10 5 (2.91%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.33%) Designer
11 4 (2.33%) Security Analyst
11 4 (2.33%) Security Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) Splunk Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) Technical Leader
12 3 (1.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.84%) Spring
2 37 (21.51%) Web Services
3 28 (16.28%) SOAP
4 26 (15.12%) CSS
5 25 (14.53%) HTML
6 23 (13.37%) JMS
7 20 (11.63%) Hibernate
7 20 (11.63%) J2EE
8 19 (11.05%) J2SE
8 19 (11.05%) XML
9 18 (10.47%) .NET
9 18 (10.47%) AngularJS
10 16 (9.30%) Middleware
10 16 (9.30%) REST
11 14 (8.14%) HTML5
12 13 (7.56%) JSON
12 13 (7.56%) JSP
12 13 (7.56%) XSLT
13 11 (6.40%) jQuery
14 10 (5.81%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.14%) DataPower
2 14 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.98%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (5.23%) SWIFT
5 8 (4.65%) Equities
6 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.91%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.91%) Derivative
7 5 (2.91%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.74%) iPad
8 3 (1.74%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.74%) User Experience
9 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (34.30%) Linux
2 52 (30.23%) Unix
3 16 (9.30%) Windows
4 14 (8.14%) Android
5 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.91%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.91%) Solaris
7 4 (2.33%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.58%) AIX
9 1 (0.58%) HPUX
9 1 (0.58%) MVS
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.58%) OO
3 32 (18.60%) OOD
4 29 (16.86%) SDLC
5 28 (16.28%) SOA
6 23 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (13.37%) Scrum
7 22 (12.79%) Software Engineering
8 21 (12.21%) DevOps
9 17 (9.88%) Open Source
10 15 (8.72%) TDD
11 13 (7.56%) Android Development
12 10 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.81%) Microservices
12 10 (5.81%) Migration
12 10 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (5.81%) UML
12 10 (5.81%) Use Case
13 9 (5.23%) EAI
13 9 (5.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 68 (39.53%) SQL
2 52 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 29 (16.86%) Perl
4 18 (10.47%) C#
5 13 (7.56%) Python
6 9 (5.23%) Ruby
7 6 (3.49%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.49%) C
7 6 (3.49%) C++
7 6 (3.49%) Clojure
7 6 (3.49%) PHP
7 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.74%) ABAP
9 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.74%) VB
10 2 (1.16%) AWK
10 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.16%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) Degree
1 11 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.49%) CISSP
3 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.74%) CCNA
5 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.16%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) SANS
7 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) SEPA
1 9 (5.23%) SLA
2 8 (4.65%) HL7
3 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.56%) Docker
2 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.56%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.23%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (4.65%) Puppet
4 7 (4.07%) Ansible
4 7 (4.07%) Kibana
4 7 (4.07%) logstash
5 4 (2.33%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.16%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (1.16%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.16%) Mesos
6 2 (1.16%) QRadar
7 1 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.58%) Netcool
7 1 (0.58%) Packer
7 1 (0.58%) SCOM
7 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (16.28%) Oracle
2 27 (15.70%) Sybase
3 16 (9.30%) IBM
4 13 (7.56%) HP
5 11 (6.40%) Pega
6 9 (5.23%) Remedy
7 8 (4.65%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.07%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.91%) Splunk
9 5 (2.91%) VMware
10 4 (2.33%) Citrix
10 4 (2.33%) Kony
10 4 (2.33%) SAP
10 4 (2.33%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.16%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.16%) ForgeRock
11 2 (1.16%) Talend
11 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.58%) Google
12 1 (0.58%) Symantec
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
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