Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 74 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 +16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 41 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.46% 1.93% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 4.90% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 11
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £385 £223
90th Percentile £500 £472 £533
Scotland median daily rate £400 £415 £368
% change year-on-year -3.61% +12.93% +0.68%
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 552 531 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.07% 39.36% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 323 240
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.29% +2.14%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +71.43% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +20.37% -28.00% -9.51%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 36 (87.80%) Spring
2 35 (85.37%) Java
3 22 (53.66%) Hibernate
4 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (36.59%) Banking
6 13 (31.71%) TDD
6 13 (31.71%) JUnit
6 13 (31.71%) Eclipse
6 13 (31.71%) REST
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle
7 12 (29.27%) Investment Banking
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
9 10 (24.39%) Maven
9 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
9 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
9 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
10 9 (21.95%) Web Services
11 8 (19.51%) OO
11 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
11 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
11 8 (19.51%) Subversion
11 8 (19.51%) Degree
11 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
12 7 (17.07%) Gradle
12 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.07%) Multithreading
12 7 (17.07%) XML
12 7 (17.07%) SOA

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 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Pig
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) OpenShift
1 3 (7.32%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) FTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.07%) DB2
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.76%) Apache Hive
4 4 (9.76%) Big Data
4 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (9.76%) HBase
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Parquet
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Eclipse
1 13 (31.71%) JUnit
2 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (24.39%) Maven
3 8 (19.51%) Subversion
4 7 (17.07%) Gradle
5 5 (12.20%) Bitbucket
5 5 (12.20%) Hudson
6 4 (9.76%) JIRA
6 4 (9.76%) JProfiler
7 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
7 3 (7.32%) MagicDraw
7 3 (7.32%) Mockito
8 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.44%) Ant
9 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.44%) JMeter
9 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.44%) Selenium
9 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (36.59%) Banking
2 12 (29.27%) Investment Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 29 (70.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Angular Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (87.80%) Spring
2 22 (53.66%) Hibernate
3 13 (31.71%) REST
4 9 (21.95%) Web Services
5 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.07%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) Ajax
6 6 (14.63%) JPA
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
6 6 (14.63%) JSON
6 6 (14.63%) Kafka
7 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) XSLT
8 4 (9.76%) Apache Camel
8 4 (9.76%) JAX-RS
8 4 (9.76%) JDBC
8 4 (9.76%) JMS
8 4 (9.76%) JNDI
8 4 (9.76%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) DataPower
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) AIX
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
4 8 (19.51%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (17.07%) Multithreading
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Multithreaded Programming
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.20%) Microservices
7 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) ETL
8 4 (9.76%) RAD
9 3 (7.32%) API Design
9 3 (7.32%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Java 8
7 1 (2.44%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
7 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
2 4 (9.76%) HDFS
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) Perforce
4 2 (4.88%) CA
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Okta
5 1 (2.44%) Sybase