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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 103 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Contract jobs citing J2EE 35 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 1.66% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 8.31% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 30
Median daily rate £373 £403 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £269 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
J2EE
UK

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
626 638 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.48% 20.01% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 304 428
Median daily rate £348 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 18 £368 -11.44% 2
Glasgow -5 10 £388 +40.90% 2
Renfrewshire - 3 £330 -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £420 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 49 (87.50%) Java
2 28 (50.00%) JBoss
3 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.36%) Hibernate
4 17 (30.36%) Spring
4 17 (30.36%) Java EE
5 16 (28.57%) Linux
5 16 (28.57%) Oracle
6 15 (26.79%) jQuery
7 14 (25.00%) Drools
7 14 (25.00%) XML
7 14 (25.00%) JSP
7 14 (25.00%) SOAP
8 13 (23.21%) HTML
9 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.43%) OO
9 12 (21.43%) jBPM
9 12 (21.43%) JSF
9 12 (21.43%) Workflow
9 12 (21.43%) Apache CXF
9 12 (21.43%) RESTful
9 12 (21.43%) BPMN
10 11 (19.64%) RichFaces
10 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
10 11 (19.64%) Unix
10 11 (19.64%) HTTP
11 10 (17.86%) OOD
11 10 (17.86%) IBM
11 10 (17.86%) Apache
11 10 (17.86%) SSL

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 28 (50.00%) JBoss
2 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
3 10 (17.86%) Apache
3 10 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (10.71%) WebLogic
6 5 (8.93%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (7.14%) AquaLogic
7 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (7.14%) Tuxedo
7 4 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.79%) CICS
8 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (7.14%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 10 (17.86%) SSL
3 6 (10.71%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.71%) MarkLogic
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Maven
2 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.93%) JProfiler
4 4 (7.14%) Build Forge
5 3 (5.36%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.57%) GitLab
6 2 (3.57%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) Xcode
7 1 (1.79%) Bower
7 1 (1.79%) Clang
7 1 (1.79%) Gradle
7 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.79%) Mockito
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 26 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) UI Developer
4 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) Android Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Instructor
5 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Java Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Server Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) UI/UX Developer
5 3 (5.36%) UX Developer
5 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) Hibernate
1 17 (30.36%) Java EE
1 17 (30.36%) Spring
2 15 (26.79%) jQuery
3 14 (25.00%) Drools
3 14 (25.00%) JSP
3 14 (25.00%) SOAP
3 14 (25.00%) XML
4 13 (23.21%) HTML
5 12 (21.43%) Apache CXF
5 12 (21.43%) jBPM
5 12 (21.43%) JSF
5 12 (21.43%) RESTful
6 11 (19.64%) RichFaces
7 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.29%) XSLT
9 6 (10.71%) Apache Commons
9 6 (10.71%) CSS
9 6 (10.71%) Ext JS
9 6 (10.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.71%) DataPower
3 6 (10.71%) EMC VNX
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Unix
3 10 (17.86%) Windows
4 6 (10.71%) AIX
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.71%) Solaris
5 4 (7.14%) OS/390
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.36%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) BPMN
2 12 (21.43%) OO
2 12 (21.43%) Workflow
3 10 (17.86%) OOD
3 10 (17.86%) TDD
4 9 (16.07%) SOA
4 9 (16.07%) User Stories
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 6 (10.71%) Information Security
7 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.71%) Open Source
7 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Web Design
8 5 (8.93%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) C
3 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.36%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.79%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) VCAP
2 6 (10.71%) VCP6
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Docker
1 6 (10.71%) vSphere
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Ansible
2 6 (10.71%) vRealize
3 4 (7.14%) BladeLogic
4 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.57%) Capistrano
4 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) Puppet
5 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) IBM
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco
3 6 (10.71%) EMC
3 6 (10.71%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) Axway
4 4 (7.14%) Fujitsu
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Sun
5 2 (3.57%) Kony
5 2 (3.57%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.79%) CA
6 1 (1.79%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lennon Wright
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago