The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank - 122 121
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.23% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.80 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2824 2425 2272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.11% 91.93% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1506 1315 1114
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 69 55
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Scotland region.

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Scotland region.

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

J2EE Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited J2EE 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 J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Checkstyle
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited J2EE 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 J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Checkstyle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun