The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 66 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% 0.25% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.27% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +37.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
760 744 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.71% 94.66% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 368 377
Average daily rate £325 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.60 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Java/J2EE Developer
Scotland

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Glasgow region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Sybase
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) DB2
5 3 (25.00%) Ant
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) Perforce
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
5 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) SQL

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 3 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 1 (8.33%) Drools
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) JAX-RS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Sybase
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Perforce