The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 67 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 873 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.87% 96.46% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 472 373
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 30
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £35.00 £30.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Java Programmer
Scotland

Senior Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Java Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Tapestry
2 4 (66.67%) JSTL
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) WSDL
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

Senior Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Tapestry
2 4 (66.67%) JSTL
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 1 (16.67%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sun