The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 16 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 24.24% 22.89% 24.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 57.58% 52.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
24 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 36.36% 39.76% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 14
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Java.

1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Perl
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) Banking
5 9 (39.13%) Unix
6 8 (34.78%) EMC
7 7 (30.43%) ObjectStore
8 6 (26.09%) Ruby
8 6 (26.09%) DevOps
9 5 (21.74%) Global One
9 5 (21.74%) Control-M
10 4 (17.39%) SunGard
10 4 (17.39%) XML
10 4 (17.39%) C
10 4 (17.39%) UniData
10 4 (17.39%) Spring
10 4 (17.39%) SDLC
11 3 (13.04%) Spring Integration
11 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
11 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) Sybase
11 3 (13.04%) Python
11 3 (13.04%) Migration
11 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
11 3 (13.04%) MVC
12 2 (8.70%) JAXB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FCoE
1 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) Multicast
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) ObjectStore
2 4 (17.39%) UniData
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) HBase
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.35%) Mahout
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.70%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) jMock
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) Mockito
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.04%) Spring Integration
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Ext JS
3 2 (8.70%) JAXB
3 2 (8.70%) JDBC
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
3 2 (8.70%) JPA
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) Java SE
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) AOP
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) MapReduce
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Perl
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 4 (17.39%) C
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (4.35%) HDFS
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) KVM
1 1 (4.35%) NFS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.35%) SRDF
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Control-M
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) EMC
3 4 (17.39%) SunGard
4 3 (13.04%) Sybase
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
6 1 (4.35%) DataSynapse
6 1 (4.35%) Hortonworks
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) MapR
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.35%) VMware