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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 54 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 13 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.72% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
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
709 589 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.91% 94.85% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 301 348
Average daily rate £361 £320 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.81% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £198 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 15
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -25.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £9.25 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Spring
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (43.48%) Front Office
6 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
7 9 (39.13%) Banking
7 9 (39.13%) Sybase
8 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) SOA
9 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
9 6 (26.09%) OO
9 6 (26.09%) UNIX
9 6 (26.09%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) J2EE
10 5 (21.74%) Servlets
10 5 (21.74%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) REST
11 4 (17.39%) Java EE
11 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (17.39%) Apache
11 4 (17.39%) SOAP
11 4 (17.39%) CSS
11 4 (17.39%) JSP
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) GemFire
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.35%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) KDB
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Front Office
3 9 (39.13%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Spring
2 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) J2EE
5 5 (21.74%) Servlets
5 5 (21.74%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (17.39%) REST
6 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 4 (17.39%) JMS
6 4 (17.39%) SOAP
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) JSP
7 3 (13.04%) JSF
8 2 (8.70%) JTA
8 2 (8.70%) Ajax
8 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Equities
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 2 (8.70%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (8.70%) Market Risk
2 2 (8.70%) DataPower
2 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
3 7 (30.43%) SOA
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (13.04%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) UML
6 2 (8.70%) BPEL
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) AOP
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (8.70%) Memory Management
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) XQuery
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Sybase
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Yahoo!
3 2 (8.70%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) StreamBase
3 2 (8.70%) Kony