Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 +8
Contract jobs citing J2EE 42 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.36% 2.62% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 6.68% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 8
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.00% -6.33%
10th Percentile £350 £376 £300
90th Percentile £556 £485 £409
Scotland median daily rate £415 £415 £350
% change year-on-year - +18.57% -9.97%
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 634 524 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.58% 39.25% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 315 243
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £263
90th Percentile £550 £488 £444
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £14.49 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.92% +3.50% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 35 (83.33%) Java
2 30 (71.43%) Spring
3 22 (52.38%) Hibernate
4 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (40.48%) Eclipse
5 17 (40.48%) JUnit
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle
7 13 (30.95%) OO
7 13 (30.95%) TDD
8 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 11 (26.19%) REST
9 11 (26.19%) Gradle
9 11 (26.19%) Maven
10 10 (23.81%) Banking
10 10 (23.81%) Web Services
10 10 (23.81%) XML
10 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 9 (21.43%) JPA
11 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
11 9 (21.43%) Subversion
11 9 (21.43%) JSON
12 8 (19.05%) Ajax
12 8 (19.05%) jQuery
12 8 (19.05%) Investment Banking
12 8 (19.05%) XSLT
12 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
12 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
12 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
12 8 (19.05%) NoSQL

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 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Pig
2 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) Confluence
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.76%) Jetty
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.38%) JBoss
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) OpenShift
1 3 (7.14%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) FTP
2 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.90%) Big Data
4 5 (11.90%) DB2
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
5 4 (9.52%) HBase
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.38%) Parquet
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.38%) Redis
7 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Eclipse
1 17 (40.48%) JUnit
2 11 (26.19%) Gradle
2 11 (26.19%) Maven
3 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
4 9 (21.43%) Subversion
5 7 (16.67%) JProfiler
6 6 (14.29%) Hudson
7 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
7 5 (11.90%) MagicDraw
7 5 (11.90%) Mockito
8 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
9 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 3 (7.14%) JIRA
10 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
10 2 (4.76%) Selenium
10 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
10 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.38%) GitLab
11 1 (2.38%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 10 (23.81%) Banking
2 8 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.76%) DB2 Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) IAM Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) Spring
2 22 (52.38%) Hibernate
3 11 (26.19%) REST
4 10 (23.81%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) XML
5 9 (21.43%) JPA
5 9 (21.43%) JSON
6 8 (19.05%) Ajax
6 8 (19.05%) jQuery
6 8 (19.05%) XSLT
7 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.90%) SOAP
8 4 (9.52%) .NET
8 4 (9.52%) HTML
8 4 (9.52%) JDBC
8 4 (9.52%) JMS
8 4 (9.52%) JNDI
8 4 (9.52%) RESTful
8 4 (9.52%) Spring Batch
9 3 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.29%) DataPower
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) OO
2 13 (30.95%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
5 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 7 (16.67%) RAD
5 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (14.29%) SOA
7 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Use Case
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) ETL
8 4 (9.52%) Microservices
9 3 (7.14%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Java 8
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
1 3 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) HDFS
3 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Perforce
3 6 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) CA
4 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Okta
5 1 (2.38%) Sybase