Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 81 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 -27 +13
Contract jobs citing J2EE 29 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.68% 1.03% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.96% 2.88% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 16
Glasgow median daily rate £383 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £305 £395 £280
90th Percentile £456 £525 £485
Scotland median daily rate £400 £415 £388
% change year-on-year -3.61% +7.10% +4.03%
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 585 451 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.93% 35.62% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 285 180
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £270
90th Percentile £551 £504 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.13% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.87% +37.46% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.44%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 (93.10%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) Spring
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) Banking
5 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
6 11 (37.93%) TDD
7 10 (34.48%) DB2
7 10 (34.48%) Investment Banking
8 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
8 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle
8 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
9 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (27.59%) JUnit
9 8 (27.59%) HTML
9 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
10 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
10 7 (24.14%) OO
10 7 (24.14%) REST
10 7 (24.14%) Subversion
11 6 (20.69%) Maven
11 6 (20.69%) Degree
11 6 (20.69%) JIRA
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (20.69%) Kafka
11 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (20.69%) IBM
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database

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 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) DB2
2 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
3 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JUnit
2 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
2 7 (24.14%) Subversion
3 6 (20.69%) JIRA
3 6 (20.69%) Maven
4 4 (13.79%) Ant
4 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.79%) Hudson
4 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.34%) MagicDraw
6 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
6 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.90%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) FishEye
7 1 (3.45%) Gradle
7 1 (3.45%) JMeter
7 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
7 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
2 10 (34.48%) Investment Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (13.79%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) IAM Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) Spring
2 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) REST
5 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.69%) Kafka
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) Java SE
8 3 (10.34%) Node.js
8 3 (10.34%) XSLT
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) HTML5
9 2 (6.90%) JSON
9 2 (6.90%) Spring Boot
9 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
9 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 1 (3.45%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) DataPower
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (24.14%) OO
5 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.34%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) UML
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Microservices
8 2 (6.90%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.45%) Java 8
5 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) Charles River
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Okta
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase