Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 56 71
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 +18
Contract jobs citing J2EE 32 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.07% 2.73% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 7.52% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 11
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £350 £314 £223
90th Percentile £562 £448 £366
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

J2EE 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 556 412 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.94% 36.24% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 238 226
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £363 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.84% -8.67%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £225
90th Percentile £538 £438 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £36.75 £16.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.32% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -35.33% +28.21% -25.00%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Glasgow

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Glasgow

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Glasgow

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Spring
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
5 13 (40.63%) JUnit
6 12 (37.50%) Oracle
6 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 12 (37.50%) OO
6 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
7 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) Gradle
8 10 (31.25%) REST
8 10 (31.25%) XML
8 10 (31.25%) TDD
8 10 (31.25%) Maven
9 9 (28.13%) JSON
9 9 (28.13%) JPA
9 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
9 9 (28.13%) Scrum
10 8 (25.00%) XSLT
10 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
10 8 (25.00%) jQuery
10 8 (25.00%) Ajax
11 7 (21.88%) JProfiler
11 7 (21.88%) RAD
11 7 (21.88%) Perforce
11 7 (21.88%) Docker

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.25%) Jetty
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) OpenShift
1 3 (9.38%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Bluemix
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.63%) Big Data
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 4 (12.50%) HBase
5 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.25%) DB2
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) Parquet
7 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.13%) Redis
7 1 (3.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) JUnit
2 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 11 (34.38%) Gradle
4 10 (31.25%) Maven
5 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 7 (21.88%) JProfiler
7 6 (18.75%) Mockito
7 6 (18.75%) Subversion
8 3 (9.38%) Bitbucket
8 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
8 3 (9.38%) SonarQube
9 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
9 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
9 2 (6.25%) DbUnit
9 2 (6.25%) Hudson
9 2 (6.25%) jMock
9 2 (6.25%) MagicDraw
10 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
10 1 (3.13%) JIRA
10 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 4 (12.50%) Banking
1 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) DB2 Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Digital Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Spring
2 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
3 12 (37.50%) Web Services
4 10 (31.25%) REST
4 10 (31.25%) XML
5 9 (28.13%) JPA
5 9 (28.13%) JSON
6 8 (25.00%) Ajax
6 8 (25.00%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) XSLT
7 5 (15.63%) SOAP
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.50%) JDBC
8 4 (12.50%) JMS
8 4 (12.50%) JNDI
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Batch
9 3 (9.38%) Apache Camel
9 3 (9.38%) JAX-RS
9 3 (9.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) DataPower
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) OO
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.88%) RAD
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) ETL
8 4 (12.50%) SOA
9 3 (9.38%) DSDM
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 3 (9.38%) Process Management
9 3 (9.38%) RUP
9 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
9 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Java 8
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Perforce
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase