The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 28 45 16
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -29
Contract jobs citing Java 30 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.25% 0.83% 7.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.78% 3.53% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 17
Median daily rate £450 £700 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £432 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £740 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Java
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 85 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 35.55% 23.55% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 68 76
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% -27.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Java.

1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.57%) XML
4 14 (28.57%) Scrum
5 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.53%) Unix
5 13 (26.53%) Oracle
5 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
6 12 (24.49%) J2EE
6 12 (24.49%) HTML
6 12 (24.49%) JSP
7 11 (22.45%) JDBC
8 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
9 9 (18.37%) Spring
9 9 (18.37%) CSS
9 9 (18.37%) SOAP
9 9 (18.37%) Struts
9 9 (18.37%) JBoss
9 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
10 8 (16.33%) JUnit
10 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (14.29%) RESTful
11 7 (14.29%) Master Data Management
11 7 (14.29%) XSD
11 7 (14.29%) Servlets
11 7 (14.29%) .NET
11 7 (14.29%) IBM
11 7 (14.29%) Retail
11 7 (14.29%) Data Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.37%) JBoss
3 4 (8.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Route 53
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LAN
1 3 (6.12%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) SSH
2 1 (2.04%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Ingres
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JUnit
2 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) Subversion
4 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.04%) JProfiler
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.16%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Junior
3 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Tester
4 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Tester
4 3 (6.12%) Web Applications Tester
4 3 (6.12%) Web Automation Tester
4 3 (6.12%) Web Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Java Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) XML
2 12 (24.49%) HTML
2 12 (24.49%) J2EE
2 12 (24.49%) JSP
3 11 (22.45%) JDBC
4 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
5 9 (18.37%) CSS
5 9 (18.37%) SOAP
5 9 (18.37%) Spring
5 9 (18.37%) Struts
6 7 (14.29%) .NET
6 7 (14.29%) RESTful
6 7 (14.29%) Servlets
6 7 (14.29%) XSD
7 6 (12.24%) REST
7 6 (12.24%) XSLT
8 5 (10.20%) Java EE
8 5 (10.20%) jQuery
9 4 (8.16%) Apache Axis
9 4 (8.16%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (6.12%) Statistics
3 2 (4.08%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Scrum
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Data Management
3 7 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 6 (12.24%) Data Stewardship
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
5 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Web Development
6 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) ETL
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) UML
7 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
7 3 (6.12%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.12%) PHP
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.12%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) Ingres ABF
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Adobe
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Sun
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos