The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 58 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 5 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 1.39% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.44% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +6.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Senior Java Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 836 780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.95% 96.76% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 416 356
Median daily rate £325 £342 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 16
Median hourly rate £10.00 £27.44 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.55% +63.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £51.00 £134.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) OO
4 10 (71.43%) Sybase
4 10 (71.43%) DB2
4 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
4 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 10 (71.43%) Spring
4 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 10 (71.43%) SDLC
5 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) OOD
5 9 (64.29%) JUnit
5 9 (64.29%) J2SE
5 9 (64.29%) Unix
5 9 (64.29%) JMS
6 8 (57.14%) Perl
7 6 (42.86%) Database Tuning
7 6 (42.86%) Front Office
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
8 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
8 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
8 3 (21.43%) Banking
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) CSS

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) DB2
1 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Bower
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Front Office
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) J2SE
2 9 (64.29%) JMS
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) Flask
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
1 10 (71.43%) SDLC
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) OOD
3 6 (42.86%) Database Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
4 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Pega
2 1 (7.14%) VMware