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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 86 87 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.38% 14.10% 13.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.82% 42.03% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 76
Median daily rate £358 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +12.58%

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
262 207 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.87% 33.55% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 109 181
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 75 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.00%) SQL
3 49 (28.00%) Spring
4 48 (27.43%) Linux
5 42 (24.00%) Python
6 39 (22.29%) Finance
7 38 (21.71%) REST
8 37 (21.14%) Relational Database
8 37 (21.14%) Unix
9 33 (18.86%) Scrum
10 31 (17.71%) Software Engineering
11 30 (17.14%) Maven
12 29 (16.57%) HTML
12 29 (16.57%) Oracle
13 28 (16.00%) OO
13 28 (16.00%) Jenkins
13 28 (16.00%) Microservices
14 27 (15.43%) Git (software)
15 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
15 26 (14.86%) Web Services
15 26 (14.86%) JavaScript
15 26 (14.86%) Banking
16 25 (14.29%) SOAP
16 25 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 24 (13.71%) Gradle
18 23 (13.14%) J2EE
19 22 (12.57%) XML
19 22 (12.57%) JMS
19 22 (12.57%) TDD
20 21 (12.00%) 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 13 (7.43%) Apache
2 11 (6.29%) JBoss
3 10 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (5.14%) Confluence
4 9 (5.14%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.57%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.43%) GeoServer
7 4 (2.29%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.71%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.71%) CICS
8 3 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.14%) CMS
9 2 (1.14%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.57%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.57%) IIS
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (2.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) DNS
1 12 (6.86%) Firewall
2 9 (5.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) Broadband
3 1 (0.57%) DVB
3 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) Relational Database
2 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.29%) DB2
4 14 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.86%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.71%) MySQL
7 9 (5.14%) Big Data
7 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.43%) GIS
9 6 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.43%) SQL Server
10 5 (2.86%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.86%) Spatial Data
11 4 (2.29%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.71%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (1.71%) KDB
12 3 (1.71%) Kdb+
13 1 (0.57%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 30 (17.14%) Maven
2 28 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (15.43%) Git (software)
4 24 (13.71%) Gradle
5 21 (12.00%) JIRA
6 17 (9.71%) JUnit
7 15 (8.57%) Cucumber
7 15 (8.57%) Selenium
8 13 (7.43%) JBehave
9 11 (6.29%) Hudson
10 10 (5.71%) Ant
11 5 (2.86%) Subversion
12 4 (2.29%) Artifactory
12 4 (2.29%) GitLab
13 3 (1.71%) Android Studio
13 3 (1.71%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (1.71%) Concordion
13 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.71%) LoadRunner
14 2 (1.14%) JSUnit
General
1 39 (22.29%) Finance
2 26 (14.86%) Banking
3 2 (1.14%) Front Office
3 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Publishing
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 106 (60.57%) Developer
2 77 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (10.86%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.14%) Java Engineer
4 16 (9.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (5.14%) Splunk Engineer
6 8 (4.57%) Android Developer
6 8 (4.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (4.00%) Analyst
8 6 (3.43%) Angular Developer
8 6 (3.43%) Consultant
8 6 (3.43%) Open Source Developer
8 6 (3.43%) Python Developer
8 6 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (2.86%) GIS Developer
9 5 (2.86%) Programmer
9 5 (2.86%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.29%) Tester
10 4 (2.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.00%) Spring
2 38 (21.71%) REST
3 29 (16.57%) HTML
4 26 (14.86%) Web Services
5 25 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 25 (14.29%) SOAP
6 23 (13.14%) J2EE
7 22 (12.57%) JMS
7 22 (12.57%) XML
8 21 (12.00%) HTML5
9 19 (10.86%) JSON
10 16 (9.14%) CSS
10 16 (9.14%) Hibernate
11 10 (5.71%) JSP
12 8 (4.57%) Node.js
13 7 (4.00%) jQuery
13 7 (4.00%) XSLT
14 6 (3.43%) Ajax
14 6 (3.43%) J2SE
14 6 (3.43%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.57%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (3.43%) User Experience
4 5 (2.86%) Wiki
5 4 (2.29%) Derivative
5 4 (2.29%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.71%) DataPower
6 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.14%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.14%) Equities
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.43%) Linux
2 37 (21.14%) Unix
3 8 (4.57%) Android
4 4 (2.29%) Windows
5 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.14%) MVS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.86%) Scrum
3 31 (17.71%) Software Engineering
4 28 (16.00%) Microservices
4 28 (16.00%) OO
5 22 (12.57%) TDD
6 19 (10.86%) SDLC
7 17 (9.71%) DevOps
7 17 (9.71%) SOA
8 16 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.14%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
10 14 (8.00%) Analytics
11 12 (6.86%) Open Source
12 11 (6.29%) BDD
13 10 (5.71%) UML
14 9 (5.14%) Automated Testing
14 9 (5.14%) SIEM
14 9 (5.14%) Web Development
15 8 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (32.00%) SQL
2 42 (24.00%) Python
3 26 (14.86%) JavaScript
4 18 (10.29%) Perl
5 17 (9.71%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.14%) C#
7 8 (4.57%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.00%) XPath
8 7 (4.00%) XQuery
9 6 (3.43%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.43%) PHP
10 5 (2.86%) C
10 5 (2.86%) C++
10 5 (2.86%) Groovy
11 4 (2.29%) Ruby
12 2 (1.14%) COBOL
12 2 (1.14%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.14%) Jython
12 2 (1.14%) VB
12 2 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.86%) CISSP
1 5 (2.86%) SANS
2 2 (1.14%) Degree
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.71%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) WCAG
3 3 (1.71%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.71%) MiFID
4 2 (1.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Docker
2 4 (2.29%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) Ansible
2 5 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.86%) QRadar
3 4 (2.29%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (2.29%) logstash
4 3 (1.71%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.71%) OpenView
4 3 (1.71%) Puppet
5 2 (1.14%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Oracle
2 18 (10.29%) IBM
3 13 (7.43%) Sybase
4 11 (6.29%) Splunk
5 7 (4.00%) Perforce
6 6 (3.43%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.43%) ESRI
7 5 (2.86%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.86%) MapR
7 5 (2.86%) Symantec
8 4 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.71%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.71%) HP
10 2 (1.14%) Adobe
10 2 (1.14%) Twitter
10 2 (1.14%) VMware
11 1 (0.57%) BMC
11 1 (0.57%) Facebook
11 1 (0.57%) ILOG
11 1 (0.57%) Pega
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