The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £381 £313
% change year-on-year -34.42% +22.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.25 -

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 972 1465 1445
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.58% 95.69% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 827 822
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Java Web Developer in the job title.

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 April 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (80.00%) Ember.js
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) Ember.js
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft