Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a J2EE Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

J2EE Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - +122
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.071% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.074% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - -
Scotland median daily rate £360 £328 -
% change year-on-year +9.92% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2158 2693 2940
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.80% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 1491 1586
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £251
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £374
% change year-on-year - +0.27% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 36
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.82 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.98% -8.32% -11.54%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.96 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.39 £48.45 £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in Edinburgh

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE Developer in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE Developer in Edinburgh

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE Developer in Edinburgh

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
5 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (16.67%) Fintech
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) Mockito
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) React
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle