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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 57 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 2.26% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 2.36% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 3
Average daily rate £375 £440 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
621 848 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.67% 95.82% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 473 358
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 12
Average hourly rate £13.73 £21.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.16% +38.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Sybase
3 7 (77.78%) DB2
3 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (77.78%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 6 (66.67%) OOD
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) J2SE
4 6 (66.67%) JMS
5 5 (55.56%) Perl
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Front Office
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Front Office
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) J2SE
1 6 (66.67%) JMS
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Flask
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) SDLC
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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