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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 33 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.00% 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
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
272 271 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 90.97% 88.56% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 147 47
Average daily rate £325 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) EAI
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) IBM

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) EAI
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM