The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.43% - 9.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.58% - 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate
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£450 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Java Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 98.97% 98.04% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 47
Average daily rate £400 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Spring
3 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 9 (34.62%) FileNet
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 7 (26.92%) J2EE
7 7 (26.92%) Banking
8 6 (23.08%) Document Management
8 6 (23.08%) IBM
8 6 (23.08%) HTML5
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
9 5 (19.23%) Workflow
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) Web Development
10 4 (15.38%) JRules
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (15.38%) jQuery
10 4 (15.38%) Dojo
10 4 (15.38%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) XSLT
11 3 (11.54%) UML
11 3 (11.54%) MVC
11 3 (11.54%) Risk Management

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) FileNet
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) J2EE
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) JRules
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Dojo
5 4 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) XSLT
6 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
6 3 (11.54%) REST
6 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Java EE
7 1 (3.85%) JSP
7 1 (3.85%) JPA
7 1 (3.85%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Document Management
2 5 (19.23%) Workflow
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) RAD
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Lisp
5 1 (3.85%) Clojure
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
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