The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Developer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 151 134
Rank change year-on-year +42 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.093% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.075% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +5.80% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2047 2683 2885
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.56% 92.68% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1142 1497 1490
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 86
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -20.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Java Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Web Developer in Scotland

Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Web Developer in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Web Developer in Scotland

Java Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Web Developer in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Web Developer in Scotland

Java Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Web Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 1 £400 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Java Web Developer
UK

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Java Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) React
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Ember.js
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) KDB
2 1 (16.67%) Kdb+
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) React
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 4 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase