Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £400 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.

Java Web Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 139 132
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.071% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 - £383
10th Percentile £378 - £342
90th Percentile £423 - £417
Scotland median daily rate £400 - £388
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%

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Web Developer in Edinburgh

Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Web Developer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Java Web 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 Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat

Java Web 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft