The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Programmer role 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 115 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £363 £333
% change year-on-year
-16.62% +9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2385 2346 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 91.07% 93.80% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1129 1116
Average daily rate £360 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 103
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £24.00 £33.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Java Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Java Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Java Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow - 7 £300 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
3 8 (61.54%) Spring
3 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) J2EE
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
7 3 (23.08%) HTTP
7 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
7 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Web Design
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) JSP
7 3 (23.08%) Servlets
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Ant
7 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) JSTL
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) MongoDB

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Neo4j
3 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Ant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) JAX-RS
4 3 (23.08%) JSTL
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) Servlets
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) JSF
4 3 (23.08%) Tapestry
5 1 (7.69%) Java SE
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) JMS
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss