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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 59 58
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 23 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.52% 1.41% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.52% 4.39% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.56% -6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £310 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -11.42% -13.79%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 270 228 225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 41.35% 32.20% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 155 92
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
3 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
6 10 (32.26%) DevOps
6 10 (32.26%) Unix
6 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
7 9 (29.03%) Spring
7 9 (29.03%) Ruby
7 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.81%) Ansible
8 8 (25.81%) Python
8 8 (25.81%) IBM
8 8 (25.81%) Maven
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
9 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
9 7 (22.58%) SSL
9 7 (22.58%) Information Security
9 7 (22.58%) Web Services
9 7 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (19.35%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (19.35%) GitLab
10 6 (19.35%) PHP
10 6 (19.35%) JBoss
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) WebSphere

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 (19.35%) JBoss
1 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
5 2 (6.45%) Confluence
5 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.23%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
2 5 (16.13%) Internet
3 4 (12.90%) HTTP
4 3 (9.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
2 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.68%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (6.45%) DB2
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) Maven
4 6 (19.35%) GitLab
5 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.68%) JIRA
6 3 (9.68%) Selenium
7 2 (6.45%) Hudson
7 2 (6.45%) JUnit
7 2 (6.45%) Mockito
7 2 (6.45%) Subversion
8 1 (3.23%) Ant
8 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.23%) Gradle
8 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
8 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
8 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
8 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Spring
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) Middleware
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.23%) Ext JS
6 1 (3.23%) JMS
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) PowerMock
6 1 (3.23%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (3.23%) REST
6 1 (3.23%) RESTEasy
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (16.13%) DataPower
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) AIX
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) DevOps
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) Kanban
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) Microservices
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) SDLC
9 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) Ruby
4 8 (25.81%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) PHP
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.23%) EMIR
1 1 (3.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) CA
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago