Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 80 88
Rank change year-on-year -20 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Java EE 10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.64% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 0.95% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £389 £435 £338
90th Percentile £419 £560 £413
Scotland median daily rate £365 £381 £363
% change year-on-year -4.26% +5.17% -3.33%
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 558 421 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.86% 36.32% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 243 227
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £226
90th Percentile £538 £438 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £36.75 £16.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.32% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -35.33% +28.21% -23.53%

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 27 May 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) Spring
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) JSP
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
6 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (30.00%) Use Case
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database

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 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) GitLab
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) Servlets
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
5 3 (30.00%) UML
5 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe