The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 84 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 56 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.76% 2.17% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.66% 7.60% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 22
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
J2EE
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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
647 789 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.28% 28.59% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 436 284
Average daily rate £350 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £42.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.85% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.60 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh -4 30 £390 -8.23% 4
Glasgow 0 17 £269 -27.36% 5
Highlands - 6 - -
J2EE
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J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 89 (91.75%) Java
2 48 (49.48%) SQL
3 45 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (45.36%) TDD
5 39 (40.21%) Spring
5 39 (40.21%) JavaScript
6 34 (35.05%) JUnit
7 29 (29.90%) CSS
7 29 (29.90%) Hibernate
8 28 (28.87%) Web Services
9 27 (27.84%) Banking
10 26 (26.80%) Oracle
11 25 (25.77%) OO
11 25 (25.77%) jQuery
12 24 (24.74%) PL/SQL
12 24 (24.74%) XML
12 24 (24.74%) Ant
13 23 (23.71%) UNIX
13 23 (23.71%) Finance
14 22 (22.68%) HTML
15 21 (21.65%) JSP
16 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
17 18 (18.56%) Ajax
17 18 (18.56%) Struts
17 18 (18.56%) JBoss
17 18 (18.56%) Relational Database
17 18 (18.56%) SDLC
18 16 (16.49%) Selenium
18 16 (16.49%) Linux
19 15 (15.46%) Tomcat

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.56%) JBoss
2 15 (15.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.28%) WebSphere
4 8 (8.25%) CMS
5 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Apache
8 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.06%) ArcGIS
8 2 (2.06%) Confluence
8 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.03%) WordPress
9 1 (1.03%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) SSH
2 2 (2.06%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.06%) LDAP
2 2 (2.06%) DHCP
2 2 (2.06%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.25%) MySQL
2 8 (8.25%) Sybase IQ
2 8 (8.25%) Sybase ASE
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.03%) DB2
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (35.05%) JUnit
2 24 (24.74%) Ant
3 16 (16.49%) Selenium
4 15 (15.46%) Cucumber
5 13 (13.40%) Maven
6 9 (9.28%) Eclipse
6 9 (9.28%) CruiseControl
7 8 (8.25%) Mockito
8 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
8 6 (6.19%) Subversion
9 5 (5.15%) FitNesse
10 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
11 3 (3.09%) SonarQube
11 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.09%) JProfiler
11 3 (3.09%) Hudson
12 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.06%) JIRA
13 1 (1.03%) HttpUnit
13 1 (1.03%) JMeter
General
1 27 (27.84%) Banking
2 23 (23.71%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (89.69%) Developer
2 72 (74.23%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.25%) SQL Developer
4 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Architect
7 2 (2.06%) GIS Developer
7 2 (2.06%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (2.06%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.06%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.06%) Designer
7 2 (2.06%) Digital Architect
7 2 (2.06%) Market Risk Developer
8 1 (1.03%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.03%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (1.03%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.03%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.03%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.03%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.21%) Spring
2 29 (29.90%) Hibernate
2 29 (29.90%) CSS
3 28 (28.87%) Web Services
4 25 (25.77%) jQuery
5 24 (24.74%) XML
6 22 (22.68%) HTML
7 21 (21.65%) JSP
8 18 (18.56%) Struts
8 18 (18.56%) Ajax
9 13 (13.40%) REST
10 11 (11.34%) JSF
10 11 (11.34%) Java EE
10 11 (11.34%) Spring MVC
10 11 (11.34%) XSLT
11 10 (10.31%) RESTful
12 9 (9.28%) JMS
12 9 (9.28%) SOAP
12 9 (9.28%) Spring Web Flow
12 9 (9.28%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Derivative
2 8 (8.25%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (6.19%) Market Risk
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.09%) GIS
5 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
6 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.71%) UNIX
2 16 (16.49%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.36%) TDD
3 25 (25.77%) OO
4 18 (18.56%) SDLC
5 14 (14.43%) Web Application Development
6 13 (13.40%) MVC
6 13 (13.40%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.37%) OOP
7 12 (12.37%) OOD
8 11 (11.34%) SOA
8 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.34%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.25%) System Testing
9 8 (8.25%) Web Development
10 7 (7.22%) Scrum
11 6 (6.19%) Workflow
12 5 (5.15%) Automated Testing
13 4 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (4.12%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 3 (3.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 89 (91.75%) Java
2 48 (49.48%) SQL
3 39 (40.21%) JavaScript
4 24 (24.74%) PL/SQL
5 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
6 14 (14.43%) Perl
7 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.12%) Ruby
9 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.37%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) Sun Certification
4 5 (5.15%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Puppet
1 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Oracle
2 8 (8.25%) Sybase
2 8 (8.25%) Adobe
3 4 (4.12%) Sun
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.06%) Remedy
5 2 (2.06%) Alterian
5 2 (2.06%) Google
5 2 (2.06%) IBM
6 1 (1.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) hybris
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