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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 5 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 30.77% - 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.88% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 4
Average daily rate
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£450 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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
73 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 93.59% 96.55% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 31
Average daily rate £400 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £325 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) Spring
3 19 (54.29%) Oracle
4 16 (45.71%) SQL
5 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) Finance
5 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (28.57%) Eclipse
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (25.71%) J2EE
8 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
9 8 (22.86%) Banking
10 7 (20.00%) Document Management
10 7 (20.00%) Apache Flex
10 7 (20.00%) FileNet
10 7 (20.00%) HTML
10 7 (20.00%) Sybase
10 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (17.14%) Web Services
12 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 5 (14.29%) SOA
12 5 (14.29%) UNIX
12 5 (14.29%) UML
12 5 (14.29%) MVC
12 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
12 5 (14.29%) Java EE
12 5 (14.29%) TestComplete
12 5 (14.29%) Build Forge

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (20.00%) FileNet
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Documentum
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) FileNet Content Manager
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) Datomic
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.29%) TestComplete
2 5 (14.29%) Build Forge
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 1 (2.86%) JUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) JIRA
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) Spring
2 9 (25.71%) J2EE
2 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 6 (17.14%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) HTML5
5 5 (14.29%) Java EE
5 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 4 (11.43%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) XSLT
7 3 (8.57%) Spring Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Struts
9 1 (2.86%) JSP
9 1 (2.86%) JMS
9 1 (2.86%) jQuery
9 1 (2.86%) JPA
9 1 (2.86%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.86%) Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Document Management
2 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.29%) UML
3 5 (14.29%) SOA
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) V-Model
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Programming
7 1 (2.86%) Content Management
7 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.86%) RAD
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Clojure
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Lisp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (5.71%) IBM