Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 83 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +89
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £465 - -
Scotland median daily rate £413 £330 £340
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.94% -8.11%
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 550 394 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.37% 34.53% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 245 163
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £268
90th Percentile £549 £506 £474
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £19.25 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.06% +11.11% -68.51%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.97%

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 21 January 2019, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) Java 8
4 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Scrum
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
6 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
7 3 (33.33%) Selenium
7 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
7 3 (33.33%) Kanban
7 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (33.33%) Unix
7 3 (33.33%) Rancher
7 3 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (33.33%) Docker
8 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot

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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) JAX-RS
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
6 2 (22.22%) Vue.js
6 2 (22.22%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) JAX-RPC
7 1 (11.11%) Servlets
7 1 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (22.22%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Java 8
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter