Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -23 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing J2EE 8 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.68% 2.43% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 8.02% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 13
Glasgow median daily rate £418 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £395 £255 £223
90th Percentile £525 £457 £398
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +3.75% +7.38% -0.67%
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 392 324 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.22% 30.34% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 178 195
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £213
90th Percentile £475 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +4.83% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £17.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £52.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -53.85% +43.45% +47.96%

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 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 February 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) OpenView
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) DbUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Mockito
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins

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 1 (12.50%) GemFire
1 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 1 (12.50%) Mule
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (25.00%) DbUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) jMock
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Mockito
2 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) PowerMock
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) JDBC
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JNDI
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP