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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK / Scotland
Rank 86 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing Java EE 22 65 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 2.49% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.54% 9.95% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 53 16
Median daily rate £320 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.18% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
485 653 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.15% 25.04% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 377 372
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £23.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.94% -47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £21.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £36.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -18 21 £320 -11.72% 5
West Lothian - 1 - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (79.25%) XML
3 41 (77.36%) JBoss
4 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (62.26%) SOA
5 33 (62.26%) Scrum
6 31 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (56.60%) XSLT
7 30 (56.60%) HTML
7 30 (56.60%) SOAP
8 29 (54.72%) TDD
9 28 (52.83%) Web Services
10 25 (47.17%) Oracle
11 23 (43.40%) Oracle Database
12 22 (41.51%) Eclipse
12 22 (41.51%) JMS
13 21 (39.62%) Hibernate
13 21 (39.62%) JSF
13 21 (39.62%) RichFaces
14 20 (37.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 18 (33.96%) Drools
15 18 (33.96%) Maven
15 18 (33.96%) SQL
16 17 (32.08%) jBPM
16 17 (32.08%) JPA
16 17 (32.08%) Open Source
17 16 (30.19%) Open Source Development
18 15 (28.30%) Subversion
19 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
19 13 (24.53%) Mentoring

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 41 (77.36%) JBoss
2 20 (37.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Eclipse
2 18 (33.96%) Maven
3 15 (28.30%) Subversion
4 8 (15.09%) SoapUI
5 7 (13.21%) JIRA
6 5 (9.43%) JProfiler
7 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.77%) Gradle
8 2 (3.77%) Log4j
General
1 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 44 (83.02%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Developer in Test
3 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.43%) UI Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.55%) UI/UX Developer
5 4 (7.55%) UX Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Integration Developer
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (79.25%) XML
2 30 (56.60%) HTML
2 30 (56.60%) SOAP
2 30 (56.60%) XSLT
3 28 (52.83%) Web Services
4 22 (41.51%) JMS
5 21 (39.62%) Hibernate
5 21 (39.62%) JSF
5 21 (39.62%) RichFaces
6 18 (33.96%) Drools
7 17 (32.08%) jBPM
7 17 (32.08%) JPA
8 12 (22.64%) XSD
9 10 (18.87%) RESTful
10 9 (16.98%) J2EE
11 8 (15.09%) Spring
12 7 (13.21%) jQuery
12 7 (13.21%) JSP
13 6 (11.32%) CSS
13 6 (11.32%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) User Experience
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (62.26%) Scrum
2 33 (62.26%) SOA
3 31 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (54.72%) TDD
5 17 (32.08%) Open Source
6 16 (30.19%) Open Source Development
7 13 (24.53%) Coaching
7 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
8 12 (22.64%) User Stories
9 9 (16.98%) Kanban
10 7 (13.21%) Defect Management
11 6 (11.32%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 6 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.43%) OO
12 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (9.43%) Web Design
13 4 (7.55%) SDLC
14 3 (5.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.87%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
6 7 (13.21%) C
7 2 (3.77%) ES6
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
3 2 (3.77%) Misys
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft