The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stirling during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 5 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 5.56% 2.13% 9.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 2.13% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling. 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
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18 47 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 30
Median daily rate £400 £333 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.30% -16.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Stirling

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Stirling

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Java 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 Stirling region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Alterian
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (50.00%) FileNet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Alterian
1 1 (50.00%) IBM