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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 35 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 17 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.14% 7.11% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.32% 21.26% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 6
Median daily rate £288 £325 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £378 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
111 127 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.01% 33.42% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 91 69
Median daily rate £415 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 - £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) JSP
6 10 (23.26%) XML
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.93%) Spring
7 9 (20.93%) SOAP
7 9 (20.93%) Unix
7 9 (20.93%) J2EE
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle
8 8 (18.60%) JUnit
8 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
8 8 (18.60%) Servlets
8 8 (18.60%) CSS
8 8 (18.60%) IBM
8 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
9 7 (16.28%) Retail
9 7 (16.28%) OO
9 7 (16.28%) Struts
9 7 (16.28%) Web Services
10 6 (13.95%) XSD
10 6 (13.95%) JDBC
10 6 (13.95%) Linux
10 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
10 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
10 6 (13.95%) Data Management
10 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
10 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing

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 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.98%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) SSH
1 1 (2.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Event Store
4 1 (2.33%) Ingres
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) JUnit
2 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.63%) JMeter
4 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.98%) Ant
5 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.65%) Grunt
6 2 (4.65%) gulp
6 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 2 (4.65%) Mocha
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
6 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) Toad
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Automotive
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.65%) Management Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Salesforce Developer
6 2 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Software Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) JSP
3 10 (23.26%) XML
4 9 (20.93%) J2EE
4 9 (20.93%) SOAP
4 9 (20.93%) Spring
5 8 (18.60%) CSS
5 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
5 8 (18.60%) Servlets
6 7 (16.28%) Struts
6 7 (16.28%) Web Services
7 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
7 6 (13.95%) JDBC
7 6 (13.95%) REST
7 6 (13.95%) XSD
8 5 (11.63%) Java EE
8 5 (11.63%) JSON
8 5 (11.63%) Swing
8 5 (11.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Unix
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Scrum
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) OO
4 6 (13.95%) Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Data Stewardship
4 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Master Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
5 5 (11.63%) UML
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (9.30%) OOD
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
6 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.65%) ABAP
4 2 (4.65%) Apex Code
4 2 (4.65%) ES6
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Ingres ABF
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Sun Certification
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) IBM
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Sun
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Syclo
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin