Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 99 90
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 -31
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.46% 1.30% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 4.56% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 39
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £370 £345 £230
90th Percentile £505 £433 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -11.76%
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 575 833 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.11% 28.57% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 459 437
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +0.07%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £267
90th Percentile £574 £550 £538
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.34% -12.56%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year - +29.63% -36.47%

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 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) Servlets
5 3 (33.33%) STL
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (33.33%) JUnit
5 3 (33.33%) CA
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) JSTL

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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (33.33%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) WildFly
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (22.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Azure
3 3 (33.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (22.22%) Apigee
4 2 (22.22%) Datadog
4 2 (22.22%) IaaS
4 2 (22.22%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (22.22%) Kong
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospike
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (22.22%) Couchbase
2 2 (22.22%) Hazelcast
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
2 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) IBM UrbanCode
2 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) JPA
2 3 (33.33%) JSP
2 3 (33.33%) JSTL
2 3 (33.33%) Servlets
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) STL
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Vert.x
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Case Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Go
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (22.22%) Consul
3 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 2 (22.22%) Nagios
3 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) CA
2 3 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
3 2 (22.22%) New Relic
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat