The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK / Scotland
Rank 70 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing J2EE 33 68 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 2.57% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.86% 10.29% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 29
Median daily rate £400 £380 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £295 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
481 661 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.87% 25.00% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 383 376
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £36.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £22.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

J2EE
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 14 £400 +5.26% 5
West Lothian -3 9 £413 -7.56%
Glasgow -4 9 £400 +36.17%
Stirling - 2 £475 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 71 (89.87%) Java
2 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (44.30%) JBoss
4 32 (40.51%) Finance
5 28 (35.44%) HTML
6 25 (31.65%) Linux
7 22 (27.85%) JSP
7 22 (27.85%) Unix
8 20 (25.32%) Oracle
9 19 (24.05%) Spring
10 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
11 17 (21.52%) Hibernate
12 16 (20.25%) Shell Script
12 16 (20.25%) SOAP
12 16 (20.25%) HTML5
13 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (18.99%) Scrum
14 14 (17.72%) SOA
15 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
15 13 (16.46%) RESTful
15 13 (16.46%) Maven
15 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (15.19%) HTTPS
16 12 (15.19%) SSL
16 12 (15.19%) IBM
16 12 (15.19%) CRM
16 12 (15.19%) OO
16 12 (15.19%) XML
16 12 (15.19%) Information Security
17 11 (13.92%) SQL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 35 (44.30%) JBoss
2 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.13%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.53%) CMS
7 2 (2.53%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.53%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.27%) FileNet
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) HTTPS
1 12 (15.19%) SSL
2 8 (10.13%) HTTP
3 7 (8.86%) Internet
4 6 (7.59%) LDAP
5 2 (2.53%) Firewall
6 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) MarkLogic
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 2 (2.53%) DB2
5 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Maven
2 9 (11.39%) LoadRunner
2 9 (11.39%) Subversion
3 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.33%) JUnit
5 2 (2.53%) Ant
5 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.53%) GitLab
5 2 (2.53%) Gradle
5 2 (2.53%) Mockito
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
General
1 32 (40.51%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Front Office
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 41 (51.90%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.13%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (10.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Test Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Identity Management Specialist
6 5 (6.33%) Performance Tester
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (6.33%) Tester
6 5 (6.33%) UI/UX Developer
6 5 (6.33%) UX Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) HTML
2 22 (27.85%) JSP
3 19 (24.05%) Spring
4 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
5 17 (21.52%) Hibernate
6 16 (20.25%) HTML5
6 16 (20.25%) SOAP
7 13 (16.46%) RESTful
8 12 (15.19%) XML
9 10 (12.66%) Apache CXF
9 10 (12.66%) CSS
9 10 (12.66%) Java EE
9 10 (12.66%) JSF
9 10 (12.66%) React
9 10 (12.66%) REST
10 9 (11.39%) CSS3
10 9 (11.39%) Drools
10 9 (11.39%) jBPM
10 9 (11.39%) RichFaces
10 9 (11.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (12.66%) DataPower
3 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.59%) User Experience
5 4 (5.06%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.80%) Fintech
6 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.53%) Equities
7 2 (2.53%) Social Media
7 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Linux
2 22 (27.85%) Unix
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.59%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
5 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) HPUX
6 1 (1.27%) SUSE
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (18.99%) Scrum
3 14 (17.72%) SOA
4 12 (15.19%) CRM
4 12 (15.19%) Information Security
4 12 (15.19%) OO
5 11 (13.92%) Open Source
6 9 (11.39%) Performance Testing
7 8 (10.13%) TDD
8 7 (8.86%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (8.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (8.86%) OOD
8 7 (8.86%) Web Development
9 6 (7.59%) DevOps
9 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
9 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.59%) Web Design
10 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (89.87%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) Shell Script
3 11 (13.92%) SQL
4 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 3 (3.80%) C#
6 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) C
7 2 (2.53%) C++
7 2 (2.53%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (3.80%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) KVM
4 1 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) HP SiteScope
1 9 (11.39%) OpenView
2 6 (7.59%) Tivoli
2 6 (7.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (2.53%) Ansible
4 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.27%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
2 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
3 12 (15.19%) IBM
4 9 (11.39%) HP
5 6 (7.59%) CA
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) F5
6 2 (2.53%) Sun
6 2 (2.53%) VMware
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.27%) BEA
7 1 (1.27%) PlateSpin
7 1 (1.27%) Sybase
7 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.27%) Veritas
7 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
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