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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 97 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Contract jobs citing Java EE 23 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.18% 2.16% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 10.48% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 17
Median daily rate £335 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £420 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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%
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
542 582 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.79% 20.59% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 339 442
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% +68.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 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 10 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 -15 20 £318 -15.33% 9
West Lothian - 2 £375 -
Highlands - 1 £500 -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 70 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (78.57%) XML
2 55 (78.57%) JBoss
3 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (64.29%) Scrum
5 43 (61.43%) SOAP
6 42 (60.00%) SOA
7 39 (55.71%) HTML
8 38 (54.29%) XSLT
8 38 (54.29%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (52.86%) Web Services
10 36 (51.43%) TDD
11 33 (47.14%) JSF
12 30 (42.86%) RichFaces
12 30 (42.86%) Oracle
13 29 (41.43%) Eclipse
14 28 (40.00%) Hibernate
14 28 (40.00%) JMS
14 28 (40.00%) Oracle Database
15 26 (37.14%) Drools
16 25 (35.71%) JPA
16 25 (35.71%) jBPM
16 25 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 24 (34.29%) Maven
17 24 (34.29%) SQL
18 23 (32.86%) Open Source
18 23 (32.86%) Open Source Development
19 22 (31.43%) Subversion
20 20 (28.57%) Mentoring
21 19 (27.14%) Coaching

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 55 (78.57%) JBoss
2 25 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) DMZ
2 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) DB2
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (41.43%) Eclipse
2 24 (34.29%) Maven
3 22 (31.43%) Subversion
4 10 (14.29%) JIRA
4 10 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 5 (7.14%) JProfiler
6 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.86%) Gradle
7 2 (2.86%) Log4j
8 1 (1.43%) Bower
8 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.29%) Banking
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (90.00%) Developer
2 57 (81.43%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Developer in Test
3 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (11.43%) UI Developer
4 7 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 7 (10.00%) UX Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Integration Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) HTML Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Java Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (78.57%) XML
2 43 (61.43%) SOAP
3 39 (55.71%) HTML
4 38 (54.29%) XSLT
5 37 (52.86%) Web Services
6 33 (47.14%) JSF
7 30 (42.86%) RichFaces
8 28 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 28 (40.00%) JMS
9 26 (37.14%) Drools
10 25 (35.71%) jBPM
10 25 (35.71%) JPA
11 16 (22.86%) J2EE
11 16 (22.86%) XSD
12 13 (18.57%) RESTful
13 10 (14.29%) JSP
14 9 (12.86%) Apache CXF
14 9 (12.86%) jQuery
14 9 (12.86%) Spring
15 7 (10.00%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (2.86%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (64.29%) Scrum
3 42 (60.00%) SOA
4 38 (54.29%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (51.43%) TDD
6 23 (32.86%) Open Source
6 23 (32.86%) Open Source Development
7 20 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 19 (27.14%) Coaching
9 15 (21.43%) User Stories
10 10 (14.29%) Kanban
11 9 (12.86%) Defect Management
11 9 (12.86%) Web Design
12 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (8.57%) OO
12 6 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 5 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
14 4 (5.71%) CRM
14 4 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (34.29%) SQL
3 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.71%) PL/SQL
5 10 (14.29%) Python
6 9 (12.86%) C
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) VCAP
2 2 (2.86%) VCP6
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) KVM
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Oracle
2 15 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco
3 3 (4.29%) VMware
4 2 (2.86%) EMC
4 2 (2.86%) IBM
4 2 (2.86%) Misys
5 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
5 1 (1.43%) F5
5 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Prolexic