The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 31 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.06% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £344 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
Java Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
341 263 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.72% 94.95% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 163 133
Average daily rate £365 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 26
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.35 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.78% +49.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £36.90 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) J2EE
7 7 (41.18%) Struts
7 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 7 (41.18%) jQuery
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle
8 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) JSP
10 4 (23.53%) Servlets
10 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
10 4 (23.53%) JUnit
10 4 (23.53%) Validation
10 4 (23.53%) Sun
10 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
10 4 (23.53%) Maven
10 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
10 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) Selenium
11 2 (11.76%) Automotive
11 2 (11.76%) Apache Flex
11 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 2 (11.76%) Ajax
11 2 (11.76%) Retail
11 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Commerce Server
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) JUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
3 8 (47.06%) J2EE
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) Struts
5 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 5 (29.41%) JSP
7 4 (23.53%) Servlets
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
8 2 (11.76%) Apache Flex
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) Guice
9 1 (5.88%) HTML5
9 1 (5.88%) JPA
9 1 (5.88%) JSON
9 1 (5.88%) JSTL
9 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) ATG
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) hybris
3 1 (5.88%) IBM