Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 115 93
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 0
Contract jobs citing J2EE 29 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.68% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 2.71% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £362 £267 £320
90th Percentile £546 £483 £454
Scotland median daily rate £400 £415 £370
% change year-on-year -3.61% +12.16% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 827 737 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.48% 25.08% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 440 338
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £265 £265
90th Percentile £563 £538 £491
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £49.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% -12.56% +98.50%
10th Percentile £16.74 £28.68 £43.88
90th Percentile £42.00 £43.39 £52.05
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Edinburgh

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Edinburgh

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Edinburgh

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 30 (103.45%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) Banking
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) Spring
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) Web Services
7 9 (31.03%) HTML
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
8 8 (27.59%) CSS
9 7 (24.14%) TeamCity
9 7 (24.14%) Node.js
9 7 (24.14%) PHP
9 7 (24.14%) Web Development
9 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
10 6 (20.69%) Advertising
10 6 (20.69%) Maven
10 6 (20.69%) IBM
10 6 (20.69%) REST
10 6 (20.69%) jQuery
10 6 (20.69%) Microservices
10 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
11 5 (17.24%) JIRA
11 5 (17.24%) Android
11 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) FishEye
11 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
11 5 (17.24%) Confluence
11 5 (17.24%) Java EE
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint

J2EE
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 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.24%) Confluence
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (6.90%) iTunes
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) TeamCity
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
3 5 (17.24%) FishEye
3 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.34%) JMeter
5 3 (10.34%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) Introscope
General
1 17 (58.62%) Banking
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Advertising
4 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Law
5 2 (6.90%) Games
6 1 (3.45%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Spring
2 10 (34.48%) Web Services
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
5 7 (24.14%) Node.js
6 6 (20.69%) jQuery
6 6 (20.69%) REST
7 5 (17.24%) Java EE
8 4 (13.79%) JSON
8 4 (13.79%) React
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
8 4 (13.79%) Struts
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) iBATIS
10 2 (6.90%) LESS
10 2 (6.90%) OpenGL
10 2 (6.90%) Sass
10 2 (6.90%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Microservices
4 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.79%) User Stories
5 3 (10.34%) Data Development
5 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.90%) Android Development
6 2 (6.90%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (6.90%) Game Development
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Physics
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (103.45%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) Groovy
5 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.90%) GLSL
5 2 (6.90%) Java 8
5 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) CA