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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 27 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 27.84% 2.17% 26.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.94% 6.25% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 15
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£450 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
53 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 54.64% 34.78% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 23
Average daily rate £450 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £343 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £415 £375
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 £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 31 October 2014, 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 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) Finance
3 17 (31.48%) Spring
4 15 (27.78%) .NET
5 13 (24.07%) Oracle
5 13 (24.07%) UML
5 13 (24.07%) Banking
6 12 (22.22%) FileNet
6 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (18.52%) XML
7 10 (18.52%) XSLT
7 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
7 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 9 (16.67%) Document Management
8 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 8 (14.81%) Data Management
9 8 (14.81%) J2EE
9 8 (14.81%) Data Integration
10 7 (12.96%) Clojure
10 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
10 7 (12.96%) Java SE
10 7 (12.96%) Functional Programming
10 7 (12.96%) Web Services
10 7 (12.96%) IBM
10 7 (12.96%) OO
10 7 (12.96%) Front Office
10 7 (12.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 12 (22.22%) FileNet
2 3 (5.56%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (3.70%) MS Access
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 22 (40.74%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Front Office
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 26 (48.15%) Java Developer
3 17 (31.48%) Senior Developer
4 13 (24.07%) Designer
5 11 (20.37%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (18.52%) Solutions Designer
7 6 (11.11%) FileNet Developer
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.70%) CMS Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Database Developer
10 1 (1.85%) WPF Developer
10 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Spring
2 15 (27.78%) .NET
3 10 (18.52%) XML
3 10 (18.52%) XSLT
4 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (14.81%) J2EE
6 7 (12.96%) Web Services
6 7 (12.96%) Java SE
7 6 (11.11%) HTML5
7 6 (11.11%) HTML
8 5 (9.26%) JSP
9 4 (7.41%) JRules
9 4 (7.41%) jQuery
9 4 (7.41%) Java EE
9 4 (7.41%) Dojo
10 3 (5.56%) Spring MVC
10 3 (5.56%) REST
10 3 (5.56%) Spring Integration
11 2 (3.70%) JPA
12 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.81%) Data Integration
3 7 (12.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (11.11%) Derivative
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) UML
2 9 (16.67%) Document Management
3 8 (14.81%) Data Management
4 7 (12.96%) OO
4 7 (12.96%) Functional Programming
5 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.26%) Web Development
5 5 (9.26%) Workflow
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.56%) TDD
6 3 (5.56%) MVC
6 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.70%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (1.85%) Content Management
8 1 (1.85%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Migration
8 1 (1.85%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.96%) Clojure
5 4 (7.41%) Haskell
5 4 (7.41%) Scala
6 3 (5.56%) Lisp
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) IBM
3 5 (9.26%) GoldenSource
4 3 (5.56%) Alterian
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase
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