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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 101 61 107
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +46
Contract jobs citing Java EE 29 74 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 2.79% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.75% 9.28% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 44 9
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£388 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £238 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £106.38 £40.45
% change year-on-year
- +162.97%
Java EE
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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
611 797 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.90% 30.02% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 459 352
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Average hourly rate £23.50 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.69% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £18.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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 -41 16 £375 - 5
Glasgow - 5 £450 -
Aberdeen - 2 £395 -
Dundee - - - - 3
Lanarkshire - - - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 63 (98.44%) Java
2 41 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (51.56%) XML
4 28 (43.75%) Spring
5 24 (37.50%) SOA
6 23 (35.94%) TDD
7 22 (34.38%) JBoss
7 22 (34.38%) J2EE
8 21 (32.81%) jQuery
9 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
9 18 (28.13%) Scrum
10 17 (26.56%) Hibernate
10 17 (26.56%) JSF
11 16 (25.00%) JProfiler
12 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (23.44%) HTML
12 15 (23.44%) SQL
12 15 (23.44%) XSLT
13 14 (21.88%) Eclipse
14 13 (20.31%) UNIX
14 13 (20.31%) Web Services
14 13 (20.31%) OO
14 13 (20.31%) Oracle
14 13 (20.31%) CSS
14 13 (20.31%) RichFaces
15 12 (18.75%) Maven
16 11 (17.19%) Performance Monitoring
16 11 (17.19%) Application Performance Monitoring
17 10 (15.63%) Subversion
17 10 (15.63%) JSP

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (34.38%) JBoss
2 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.38%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.81%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.69%) Confluence
5 3 (4.69%) FileNet
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.13%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) JProfiler
2 14 (21.88%) Eclipse
3 12 (18.75%) Maven
4 10 (15.63%) Subversion
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (4.69%) JUnit
6 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
1 4 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (85.94%) Developer
2 46 (71.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.94%) UI Developer
6 6 (9.38%) UI Programmer
7 5 (7.81%) Designer
7 5 (7.81%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Designer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior UI Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Junior
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.13%) GIS Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) XML
2 28 (43.75%) Spring
3 22 (34.38%) J2EE
4 21 (32.81%) jQuery
5 17 (26.56%) Hibernate
5 17 (26.56%) JSF
6 15 (23.44%) HTML
6 15 (23.44%) XSLT
7 13 (20.31%) CSS
7 13 (20.31%) Web Services
7 13 (20.31%) RichFaces
8 10 (15.63%) JSP
9 9 (14.06%) Apache CXF
10 7 (10.94%) JPA
10 7 (10.94%) JMS
11 6 (9.38%) SOAP
11 6 (9.38%) RESTful
12 5 (7.81%) JRuby
12 5 (7.81%) Java EE 5
12 5 (7.81%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.69%) GIS
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) UNIX
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) SOA
3 23 (35.94%) TDD
4 18 (28.13%) Scrum
5 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.31%) OO
7 11 (17.19%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (17.19%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 9 (14.06%) Performance Testing
8 9 (14.06%) UML
9 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
11 6 (9.38%) OOD
12 5 (7.81%) Use Case
12 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (6.25%) Web Design
14 3 (4.69%) Document Management
15 2 (3.13%) Web Development
15 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) Java
2 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) SQL
4 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.81%) Jython
5 5 (7.81%) Groovy
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.56%) OCPJP
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 2 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe
3 1 (1.56%) Sun
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
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