The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 87 111 62
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -49
Contract jobs citing Java EE 48 25 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.94% 0.78% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.63% 3.95% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 37
Median daily rate £350 £349 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £296 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
Java EE
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
629 633 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.41% 19.78% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 306 431
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.25% -3.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Java EE
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 EE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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 +26 40 £340 -2.85% 3
Glasgow +5 6 £350 +24.33%
West Lothian - 2 £378 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 83 (94.32%) Java
2 59 (67.05%) JBoss
3 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (51.14%) Hibernate
5 40 (45.45%) SOAP
6 39 (44.32%) XML
7 36 (40.91%) Scrum
7 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (39.77%) SOA
9 33 (37.50%) HTML
10 32 (36.36%) Oracle
10 32 (36.36%) Web Services
11 30 (34.09%) JSF
12 28 (31.82%) Maven
13 27 (30.68%) TDD
13 27 (30.68%) Subversion
13 27 (30.68%) JPA
13 27 (30.68%) RichFaces
13 27 (30.68%) Open Source
14 26 (29.55%) Spring
15 25 (28.41%) SQL
15 25 (28.41%) Eclipse
15 25 (28.41%) Drools
15 25 (28.41%) jBPM
16 23 (26.14%) XSLT
17 22 (25.00%) Linux
18 20 (22.73%) Oracle Database
19 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
19 18 (20.45%) RESTful
20 17 (19.32%) JavaScript

Java EE
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 59 (67.05%) JBoss
2 11 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
3 10 (11.36%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.82%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (5.68%) GeoServer
6 4 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.41%) Apache
7 3 (3.41%) Confluence
8 2 (2.27%) IIS
8 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) HTTP
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 3 (3.41%) SSL
4 2 (2.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.14%) DMZ
5 1 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.14%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.14%) Network Security
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 12 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.23%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.68%) GIS
6 5 (5.68%) QGIS
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.27%) DB2
8 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (31.82%) Maven
2 27 (30.68%) Subversion
3 25 (28.41%) Eclipse
4 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
5 14 (15.91%) JIRA
6 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 8 (9.09%) Hudson
8 7 (7.95%) Bower
9 6 (6.82%) JProfiler
9 6 (6.82%) JUnit
10 5 (5.68%) Ant
10 5 (5.68%) Cobertura
10 5 (5.68%) DBeaver
10 5 (5.68%) JBehave
10 5 (5.68%) SoapUI
11 4 (4.55%) Gradle
11 4 (4.55%) Introscope
12 2 (2.27%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.27%) ClearCase
12 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (10.23%) Banking
2 8 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Advertising
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (59.09%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (6.82%) Tester
5 5 (5.68%) Architect
5 5 (5.68%) GIS Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.68%) UI Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Consultant
6 4 (4.55%) Integration Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
7 3 (3.41%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (3.41%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Performance Specialist
7 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (3.41%) UX Developer
7 3 (3.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (51.14%) Hibernate
2 40 (45.45%) SOAP
3 39 (44.32%) XML
4 33 (37.50%) HTML
5 32 (36.36%) Web Services
6 30 (34.09%) JSF
7 27 (30.68%) JPA
7 27 (30.68%) RichFaces
8 26 (29.55%) Spring
9 25 (28.41%) Drools
9 25 (28.41%) jBPM
10 23 (26.14%) XSLT
11 18 (20.45%) RESTful
12 16 (18.18%) J2EE
12 16 (18.18%) jQuery
13 13 (14.77%) JMS
14 11 (12.50%) Apache CXF
15 10 (11.36%) Struts
16 9 (10.23%) JDBC
16 9 (10.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.41%) EMC VNX
1 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.41%) User Experience
2 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (9.09%) Unix
3 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.68%) Windows
5 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (40.91%) Scrum
3 35 (39.77%) SOA
4 27 (30.68%) Open Source
4 27 (30.68%) TDD
5 16 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 16 (18.18%) Open Source Development
6 13 (14.77%) Coaching
6 13 (14.77%) Kanban
7 12 (13.64%) BDD
8 11 (12.50%) OOD
9 10 (11.36%) DevOps
10 9 (10.23%) OO
10 9 (10.23%) User Stories
11 8 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 8 (9.09%) ITIL
11 8 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 83 (94.32%) Java
2 25 (28.41%) SQL
3 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.91%) Python
5 11 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.95%) CoffeeScript
6 7 (7.95%) Perl
7 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.55%) PHP
9 3 (3.41%) C
10 2 (2.27%) AspectJ
10 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) VCAP
1 3 (3.41%) VCP6
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) COBIT
2 3 (3.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Docker
2 5 (5.68%) GeoWebCache
3 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.41%) vSphere
5 2 (2.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Ansible
1 6 (6.82%) CA Wily
1 6 (6.82%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.68%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.41%) HP Fortify
3 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
3 3 (3.41%) vRealize
4 2 (2.27%) logstash
4 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.27%) rkt
4 2 (2.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) Oracle
2 17 (19.32%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.64%) VMware
4 8 (9.09%) IBM
5 6 (6.82%) webMethods
6 4 (4.55%) CA
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (3.41%) EMC
7 3 (3.41%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.27%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.27%) Google
8 2 (2.27%) Splunk
9 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.14%) Citrix
9 1 (1.14%) F5
9 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.14%) Prolexic