Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 3 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 7.69% 43.48% 18.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 66.67% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 7
Dundee median daily rate £240 £260 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -25.18% -
10th Percentile £235 £213 £228
90th Percentile £245 £321 £413
Scotland median daily rate £400 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +10.73% -3.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £36.70 £44.00 £41.94
% change year-on-year -16.60% +4.91% +104.59%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 15 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 38.46% 65.22% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 16
Dundee median daily rate £288 £260 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.58% -16.80% +2.88%
10th Percentile £215 £213 £231
90th Percentile £464 £375 £419
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Dundee median hourly rate £41.50 - £30.50
10th Percentile £33.95 - £29.25
90th Percentile £43.25 - £31.75
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

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 21 November 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++