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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
UK / Scotland
Rank 90 92 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Java EE 20 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.16% 1.71% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 6.75% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 22
Median daily rate £381 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £260 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
526 652 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.55% 25.31% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 357 367
Median daily rate £370 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.09 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.48% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -12 13 £375 +3.44% 6
Moray - 4 £425 -
Glasgow 0 2 - - 2
West Lothian - 1 - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 40 (90.91%) Java
2 31 (70.45%) JBoss
3 27 (61.36%) XML
4 26 (59.09%) SOA
4 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (56.82%) HTML
6 22 (50.00%) Scrum
7 20 (45.45%) SOAP
7 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (43.18%) Oracle
9 18 (40.91%) TDD
10 17 (38.64%) Web Services
10 17 (38.64%) XSLT
10 17 (38.64%) JMS
10 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
11 16 (36.36%) SQL
12 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
12 15 (34.09%) Eclipse
12 15 (34.09%) Maven
13 14 (31.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
14 13 (29.55%) MVC
15 12 (27.27%) CSS
15 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
15 12 (27.27%) REST
16 11 (25.00%) Drools
16 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
17 10 (22.73%) JPA
17 10 (22.73%) jBPM
17 10 (22.73%) Apache Camel

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 31 (70.45%) JBoss
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) DB2
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Eclipse
1 15 (34.09%) Maven
2 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.91%) JIRA
4 5 (11.36%) JProfiler
5 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.09%) Subversion
6 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.55%) Gradle
7 2 (4.55%) Log4j
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Developer in Test
5 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Java Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) XML
2 25 (56.82%) HTML
3 20 (45.45%) SOAP
4 17 (38.64%) JMS
4 17 (38.64%) Web Services
4 17 (38.64%) XSLT
5 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
6 12 (27.27%) CSS
6 12 (27.27%) REST
7 11 (25.00%) Drools
8 10 (22.73%) Apache Camel
8 10 (22.73%) jBPM
8 10 (22.73%) JPA
9 9 (20.45%) HTML5
10 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 8 (18.18%) RESTful
10 8 (18.18%) XSD
11 6 (13.64%) J2EE
11 6 (13.64%) JSP
11 6 (13.64%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (59.09%) SOA
2 22 (50.00%) Scrum
3 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (40.91%) TDD
5 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 9 (20.45%) Coaching
6 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.64%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (13.64%) Web Design
8 5 (11.36%) Kanban
8 5 (11.36%) Open Source
8 5 (11.36%) User Stories
9 4 (9.09%) Microservices
9 4 (9.09%) Open Source Development
9 4 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.82%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Scala
7 3 (6.82%) C
8 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.55%) ES6
8 2 (4.55%) Groovy
8 2 (4.55%) Jython
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) VCAP
3 1 (2.27%) VCP6
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Misys
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) EMC
4 1 (2.27%) VMware