The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Lothian region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 90.00% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 29
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £7.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+460.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Java Developer
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Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Java Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) EasyMock
2 5 (71.43%) Mockito
2 5 (71.43%) jMock
3 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) jMock
2 5 (71.43%) EasyMock
2 5 (71.43%) Mockito
3 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java