Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 16 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 99 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +16
Contract jobs citing Java EE 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.12% 0.074% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.19% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Glasgow median daily rate - £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +57.14% +24.33%
Scotland median daily rate £375 £315 £340
% change year-on-year +19.05% -7.35% -9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 560 538 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.27% 40.00% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 328 239
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -
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 £33.75 £27.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% -26.53% -11.32%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Glasgow

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java EE in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Java EE
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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter