The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 5 - 4
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 15.79% - 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.57%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Dundee
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 36.84% 57.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £271 £400 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.18% +49.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Dundee

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Dundee.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Dundee

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java in Dundee.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Dundee

Java
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Java.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) SOLID
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Lua
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Unix

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Lua
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree