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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 3 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.54% 0.49% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.53% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
536 562 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.89% 91.09% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 301 455
Median daily rate £350 £338 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) OOD

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) KDB
2 1 (33.33%) Kdb+
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter