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 26 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 66 71
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.86% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 2.68% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £550 £350 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +24.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

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 274 224 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 41.20% 31.95% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 151 94
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 £310 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +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%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Sling
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Felix
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Jython
3 2 (50.00%) JSTL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) JRuby
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML

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 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Felix
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Sling
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JRuby
2 2 (50.00%) JSTL
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Jython
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe