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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 33 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.04% - 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £343
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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
347 257 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.30% 93.45% 90.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 92 146
Average daily rate £325 £285 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 25
Average hourly rate £18.97 £15.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (23.08%) Maven
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) JSP
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (15.38%) J2SE
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) TopLink
7 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) Automotive
8 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) Java EE
8 1 (7.69%) JIRA
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) CMS
8 1 (7.69%) JSF
8 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) Alfresco
3 1 (7.69%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
5 2 (15.38%) J2SE
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) TopLink
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) JSF
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Drools
6 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) EJB
6 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) OOD
1 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) HP
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