The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 55 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.23% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£413 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
687 585 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.24% 94.81% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 287 383
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Average hourly rate £16.16 £10.93 £16.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.84% -33.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £125.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Spring
2 16 (72.73%) Finance
3 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Banking
4 10 (45.45%) Sybase
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Front Office
5 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) SOAP
6 7 (31.82%) JMS
7 6 (27.27%) SOA
7 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
8 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
8 5 (22.73%) IBM
8 5 (22.73%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) Servlets
8 5 (22.73%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) J2EE
8 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
9 4 (18.18%) REST
9 4 (18.18%) Java EE
9 4 (18.18%) UNIX
9 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
10 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.64%) OOD
10 3 (13.64%) Maven
10 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) JasperReports
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
3 9 (40.91%) Front Office
4 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Spring
2 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) JMS
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
5 5 (22.73%) Servlets
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) XML
6 4 (18.18%) REST
6 4 (18.18%) Java EE
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) JSP
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) Struts
8 2 (9.09%) EJB
8 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (9.09%) Middleware
8 2 (9.09%) JSF
8 2 (9.09%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Equities
1 2 (9.09%) Derivative
1 2 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (9.09%) Market Risk
1 2 (9.09%) DataPower
1 2 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
3 6 (27.27%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (13.64%) OOD
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) BPEL
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) AOP
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) XQuery
5 1 (4.55%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Sybase
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Yahoo!
4 2 (9.09%) Google
4 2 (9.09%) Kony