Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 26 May 2019 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 89 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1 -29
Contract jobs citing Java EE 10 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.43% 1.55% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 6.31% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 15
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £370 £318 £300
90th Percentile £500 £421 £463
Scotland median daily rate £438 £365 £381
% change year-on-year +19.86% -4.26% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 574 713 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.68% 24.48% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 433 369
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £575 £543 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £49.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -29.46% +230.77%
10th Percentile £36.13 £35.00 £41.55
90th Percentile £45.50 £35.00 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +44.33% -35.33% +28.21%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Edinburgh

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Edinburgh

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
6 2 (20.00%) API Development
6 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

Java EE
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 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (10.00%) FileNet
1 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) CF BOSH
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Introscope
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSP
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) Servlets
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (10.00%) JSF
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) API Development
4 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java 8
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata