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 27 June 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.

Java
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Java 1 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 10.00% 48.00% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 85.71% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Median daily rate £225 £225 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

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 3 14 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 30.00% 56.00% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 9
Median daily rate £225 £225 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in Dundee.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Java ME
3 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development

Java
Co-occurring 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 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin