The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 38 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Java 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.80% 0.71% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £330 £330 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 24.55% 46.43% 56.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 14
Average daily rate £343 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -2 3 £330 -
Java
Scotland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) XSD
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) PL/1
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) COBOL
2 7 (70.00%) VBScript
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) MSI
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (10.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (70.00%) MSI
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) XSD
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) EAI
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) COBOL
1 7 (70.00%) PL/1
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (70.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO