The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 63 22
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 84 72 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.17% 2.47% 6.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 2.64% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 108
Median daily rate £370 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £265 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
Java Developer
UK

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
1902 2731 2714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.49% 93.75% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1415 1463
Median daily rate £363 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 47 56
Median hourly rate £14.97 £20.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +23.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Java Developer
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 Java Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 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 +17 44 £375 - 15
Glasgow +21 36 £368 +27.82% 16
West Lothian -1 2 £375 -
Stirling -1 1 £275 -43.00%
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 235 (100.00%) Java
2 135 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (42.98%) Spring
4 90 (38.30%) Web Services
5 89 (37.87%) JBoss
6 79 (33.62%) XML
7 75 (31.91%) Scrum
8 72 (30.64%) Hibernate
9 70 (29.79%) SQL
10 65 (27.66%) SOAP
10 65 (27.66%) Maven
11 64 (27.23%) TDD
12 63 (26.81%) HTML
12 63 (26.81%) SOA
13 60 (25.53%) JMS
13 60 (25.53%) Oracle
14 59 (25.11%) Java EE
14 59 (25.11%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (21.70%) Finance
16 49 (20.85%) JavaScript
16 49 (20.85%) XSLT
17 46 (19.57%) Open Source
18 45 (19.15%) Linux
19 40 (17.02%) J2EE
19 40 (17.02%) Subversion
19 40 (17.02%) Relational Database
20 39 (16.60%) Python
20 39 (16.60%) Eclipse
21 38 (16.17%) RESTful
21 38 (16.17%) REST

Java Developer Skill Set
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 89 (37.87%) JBoss
2 29 (12.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (7.23%) GeoServer
3 17 (7.23%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.68%) Apache
5 9 (3.83%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.28%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.28%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 18 (7.66%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.26%) HTTP
2 4 (1.70%) SSH
2 4 (1.70%) SSL
3 2 (0.85%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.02%) Relational Database
2 29 (12.34%) NoSQL
3 27 (11.49%) Oracle Database
4 26 (11.06%) DB2
5 24 (10.21%) RDBMS
6 20 (8.51%) GIS
7 15 (6.38%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.26%) Spatial Data
9 8 (3.40%) MySQL
10 7 (2.98%) SQL Server
11 6 (2.55%) MarkLogic
12 4 (1.70%) Big Data
13 2 (0.85%) QGIS
13 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.43%) HSQLDB
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (27.66%) Maven
2 40 (17.02%) Subversion
3 39 (16.60%) Eclipse
4 37 (15.74%) JIRA
5 32 (13.62%) JUnit
6 26 (11.06%) Jenkins
7 25 (10.64%) Gradle
8 18 (7.66%) Selenium
9 17 (7.23%) Git (software)
10 16 (6.81%) Cucumber
11 13 (5.53%) JBehave
12 9 (3.83%) SoapUI
13 8 (3.40%) Artifactory
14 7 (2.98%) Ant
15 6 (2.55%) GitLab
16 5 (2.13%) JProfiler
17 4 (1.70%) Apache Ivy
17 4 (1.70%) Bower
17 4 (1.70%) git-flow
18 3 (1.28%) Hudson
General
1 51 (21.70%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Banking
3 11 (4.68%) Front Office
4 5 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.28%) Publishing
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (42.98%) Spring
2 90 (38.30%) Web Services
3 79 (33.62%) XML
4 72 (30.64%) Hibernate
5 65 (27.66%) SOAP
6 63 (26.81%) HTML
7 60 (25.53%) JMS
8 59 (25.11%) Java EE
9 49 (20.85%) XSLT
10 40 (17.02%) J2EE
11 38 (16.17%) REST
11 38 (16.17%) RESTful
12 36 (15.32%) AngularJS
13 35 (14.89%) Drools
14 34 (14.47%) jBPM
14 34 (14.47%) JSF
15 32 (13.62%) JPA
16 29 (12.34%) RichFaces
17 24 (10.21%) HTML5
17 24 (10.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.40%) User Experience
5 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.70%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.28%) DataPower
8 3 (1.28%) Equities
8 3 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.85%) Fintech
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) Derivative
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.15%) Linux
2 36 (15.32%) Unix
3 11 (4.68%) Windows
4 4 (1.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.28%) Android
6 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (31.91%) Scrum
3 64 (27.23%) TDD
4 63 (26.81%) SOA
5 59 (25.11%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (19.57%) Open Source
7 37 (15.74%) OO
8 34 (14.47%) Open Source Development
9 30 (12.77%) BDD
10 26 (11.06%) SDLC
11 25 (10.64%) Mentoring
12 24 (10.21%) OOD
13 23 (9.79%) Coaching
14 22 (9.36%) Unit Testing
15 20 (8.51%) Kanban
15 20 (8.51%) User Stories
16 19 (8.09%) Microservices
17 17 (7.23%) Software Engineering
18 15 (6.38%) Multithreading
19 13 (5.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 235 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (29.79%) SQL
3 49 (20.85%) JavaScript
4 39 (16.60%) Python
5 25 (10.64%) Perl
6 18 (7.66%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.26%) C
7 10 (4.26%) C#
8 7 (2.98%) C++
9 6 (2.55%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.70%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (1.70%) Groovy
10 4 (1.70%) XPath
10 4 (1.70%) XQuery
11 3 (1.28%) Scala
12 2 (0.85%) XAML
13 1 (0.43%) ES6
13 1 (0.43%) PHP
13 1 (0.43%) Ruby
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.53%) Degree
2 10 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) WCAG
3 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.83%) Ansible
2 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.28%) Puppet
3 2 (0.85%) Kibana
4 1 (0.43%) Graphite
4 1 (0.43%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 60 (25.53%) Oracle
2 26 (11.06%) Sybase
3 25 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 15 (6.38%) ESRI
5 6 (2.55%) IBM
6 4 (1.70%) ForgeRock
7 3 (1.28%) HP
7 3 (1.28%) Reuters
8 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.85%) VMware
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) Alterian
9 1 (0.43%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.43%) Perforce
9 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
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