Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 98 -
Rank change year-on-year -36 - +115
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £338 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% - -
Scotland median daily rate £338 £400 -
% change year-on-year -15.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,760 1,698 2,889
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.10% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,634 1,048 1,500
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £259
90th Percentile £561 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.61 £13.48 £11.24
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.00 £41.50
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.59% -17.52% +20.00%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Web Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Web Developer in Edinburgh

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) POJO
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JPA
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript