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 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 117 94 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.43% 10.82% 20.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.94% 32.64% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 33 79
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
279 288 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.94% 33.14% 50.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 137 178
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 July 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 27 July 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.

1 100 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (42.66%) Linux
3 91 (41.74%) SQL
4 79 (36.24%) Unix
5 75 (34.40%) OO
5 75 (34.40%) Finance
6 72 (33.03%) Spring
7 60 (27.52%) Perl
8 55 (25.23%) Sybase
9 54 (24.77%) JavaScript
10 53 (24.31%) DB2
11 51 (23.39%) OOD
11 51 (23.39%) Relational Database
12 48 (22.02%) JUnit
13 47 (21.56%) Banking
14 45 (20.64%) SDLC
15 44 (20.18%) RDBMS
16 42 (19.27%) Oracle
17 40 (18.35%) J2SE
18 39 (17.89%) JMS
18 39 (17.89%) Software Engineering
19 38 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (16.51%) HTML
21 31 (14.22%) CSS
22 30 (13.76%) Hibernate
23 29 (13.30%) Front Office
23 29 (13.30%) Multithreading
24 27 (12.39%) Scrum
25 26 (11.93%) Git (software)
26 25 (11.47%) SOAP

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 20 (9.17%) JBoss
2 12 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.75%) Apache
5 6 (2.75%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (2.75%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.92%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.92%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 2 (0.92%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.38%) SaaS
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.92%) IaaS
2 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.13%) Firewall
2 8 (3.67%) HTTP
3 6 (2.75%) DNS
4 5 (2.29%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.83%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.83%) SAN
6 3 (1.38%) Internet
6 3 (1.38%) Network Security
6 3 (1.38%) VLAN
6 3 (1.38%) WAN
7 2 (0.92%) FTP
7 2 (0.92%) LAN
7 2 (0.92%) SSH
7 2 (0.92%) SSL
7 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.92%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.31%) DB2
2 51 (23.39%) Relational Database
3 44 (20.18%) RDBMS
4 22 (10.09%) NoSQL
5 19 (8.72%) SQL Server
6 17 (7.80%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.75%) MarkLogic
8 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.83%) Big Data
9 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.83%) KDB
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.38%) GIS
10 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.92%) QGIS
12 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (22.02%) JUnit
2 26 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.63%) Subversion
4 18 (8.26%) Maven
5 15 (6.88%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.59%) Selenium
7 7 (3.21%) JIRA
7 7 (3.21%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.75%) Ant
8 6 (2.75%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.29%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.29%) Fiddler
10 4 (1.83%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.83%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.83%) Hudson
10 4 (1.83%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.38%) Bower
11 3 (1.38%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.38%) JSUnit
General
1 75 (34.40%) Finance
2 47 (21.56%) Banking
3 29 (13.30%) Front Office
4 22 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.29%) Legal
6 3 (1.38%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 146 (66.97%) Developer
2 86 (39.45%) Java Developer
3 16 (7.34%) Senior Developer
4 15 (6.88%) Android Developer
5 14 (6.42%) C++ Developer
6 13 (5.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (5.05%) Architect
8 7 (3.21%) Scrum Master
9 6 (2.75%) Consultant
9 6 (2.75%) Java Android Developer
9 6 (2.75%) MongoDB Developer
10 5 (2.29%) Analyst
10 5 (2.29%) Applications Developer
10 5 (2.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.29%) iOS Android Developer
10 5 (2.29%) iOS Developer
10 5 (2.29%) Java Engineer
10 5 (2.29%) Java Scrum Master
10 5 (2.29%) Technical Leader
10 5 (2.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (33.03%) Spring
2 40 (18.35%) J2SE
3 39 (17.89%) JMS
4 36 (16.51%) HTML
5 31 (14.22%) CSS
6 30 (13.76%) Hibernate
7 25 (11.47%) SOAP
7 25 (11.47%) Web Services
8 20 (9.17%) XML
9 18 (8.26%) J2EE
10 17 (7.80%) AngularJS
10 17 (7.80%) HTML5
11 15 (6.88%) JSP
12 13 (5.96%) JSON
13 11 (5.05%) jQuery
13 11 (5.05%) REST
13 11 (5.05%) XSLT
14 10 (4.59%) .NET
15 9 (4.13%) CSS3
15 9 (4.13%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.55%) Equity Derivative
3 13 (5.96%) Derivative
3 13 (5.96%) Equities
4 11 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.67%) DataPower
6 7 (3.21%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.75%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.29%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.29%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.29%) User Experience
9 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.92%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.92%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.92%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 93 (42.66%) Linux
2 79 (36.24%) Unix
3 16 (7.34%) Android
4 14 (6.42%) Windows
5 10 (4.59%) Solaris
6 7 (3.21%) AIX
6 7 (3.21%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) HPUX
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (34.40%) OO
3 51 (23.39%) OOD
4 45 (20.64%) SDLC
5 39 (17.89%) Software Engineering
6 29 (13.30%) Multithreading
7 27 (12.39%) Scrum
8 21 (9.63%) SOA
9 18 (8.26%) Unit Testing
10 17 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.80%) Open Source
10 17 (7.80%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (7.80%) TDD
11 15 (6.88%) Android Development
12 14 (6.42%) BDD
12 14 (6.42%) Database Tuning
13 13 (5.96%) Wealth Management
14 12 (5.50%) Kanban
15 11 (5.05%) DevOps
15 11 (5.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.74%) SQL
2 60 (27.52%) Perl
3 54 (24.77%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.72%) C#
4 19 (8.72%) Python
5 14 (6.42%) C++
5 14 (6.42%) Shell Script
6 12 (5.50%) Ruby
7 8 (3.67%) PHP
7 8 (3.67%) Scala
8 7 (3.21%) Clojure
8 7 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.29%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.83%) VB
11 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.38%) C
11 3 (1.38%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.38%) Groovy
11 3 (1.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.26%) Degree
2 13 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.29%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.83%) CCNA
5 4 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.38%) CISSP
7 2 (0.92%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) ISEB
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.46%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) SLA
2 2 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.92%) HL7
2 2 (0.92%) SEPA
3 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) Docker
2 2 (0.92%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.75%) Ansible
2 5 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.29%) Puppet
3 3 (1.38%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.92%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.92%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.92%) Mesos
4 2 (0.92%) Netcool
4 2 (0.92%) Packer
4 2 (0.92%) SCOM
5 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.46%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.46%) QRadar
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (25.23%) Sybase
2 42 (19.27%) Oracle
3 12 (5.50%) IBM
4 11 (5.05%) HP
4 11 (5.05%) Pega
5 10 (4.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.75%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.83%) Splunk
8 3 (1.38%) VMware
9 2 (0.92%) CA
9 2 (0.92%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.92%) Perforce
9 2 (0.92%) Remedy
9 2 (0.92%) Reuters
9 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.92%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.46%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.46%) Kony
10 1 (0.46%) MapR
10 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago