The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 18 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 18.75% 22.22% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.37% 61.54% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£435 £475 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +49.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.62% +17.64%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 39.58% 36.11% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 12
Average daily rate £420 £463 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.18% +68.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 29 (60.42%) Spring
2 22 (45.83%) Oracle
3 21 (43.75%) SQL
4 20 (41.67%) Banking
5 19 (39.58%) Web Services
6 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 17 (35.42%) FileNet
8 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
9 13 (27.08%) Workflow
9 13 (27.08%) Finance
9 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (25.00%) Document Management
10 12 (25.00%) HTML
11 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
11 11 (22.92%) Sybase
11 11 (22.92%) J2EE
12 10 (20.83%) HTML5
13 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
13 8 (16.67%) UNIX
14 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
14 7 (14.58%) IBM
14 7 (14.58%) Apache Flex
14 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
14 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
15 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (12.50%) JSP
16 5 (10.42%) OO
16 5 (10.42%) UML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (35.42%) FileNet
2 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) Documentum
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) FileNet Content Manager
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) QlikView
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Datomic
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.42%) TestComplete
2 5 (10.42%) Build Forge
3 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 20 (41.67%) Banking
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 35 (72.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (22.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) FileNet Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Designer
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Development Specialist
9 1 (2.08%) Documentum Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.08%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) Spring
2 19 (39.58%) Web Services
3 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 12 (25.00%) HTML
5 11 (22.92%) J2EE
6 10 (20.83%) HTML5
7 7 (14.58%) Apache Flex
8 6 (12.50%) JSP
9 5 (10.42%) Java EE
9 5 (10.42%) Spring MVC
10 4 (8.33%) JPA
10 4 (8.33%) RESTful
10 4 (8.33%) XML
10 4 (8.33%) XSLT
11 3 (6.25%) Spring Integration
12 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
12 2 (4.17%) SPNEGO
12 2 (4.17%) jQuery
12 2 (4.17%) JMS
12 2 (4.17%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Fixed Income
1 3 (6.25%) Derivative
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Workflow
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Document Management
3 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) UML
4 5 (10.42%) OO
5 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (6.25%) TDD
6 3 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Web Development
7 2 (4.17%) V-Model
7 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.17%) Functional Programming
7 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) Clojure
5 3 (6.25%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Lisp
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) Sybase
3 7 (14.58%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Actuate
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Pega
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Stirling
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 14 days ago