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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 49 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% - 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £425 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java EE 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 172 159 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 32.89% 27.65% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 92 120
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.61 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Sling
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Felix
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) JRuby
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management

Java EE
Top Related 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Felix
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Sling
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JRuby
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe