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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 22 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 21 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.75% 2.47% 3.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.94% 8.16% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 10
Median daily rate £375 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £375 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £550 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
124 98 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 33.97% 30.25% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 72 73
Median daily rate £400 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -27.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) J2EE
4 11 (24.44%) Scrum
5 10 (22.22%) Selenium
5 10 (22.22%) Spring
5 10 (22.22%) Validation
5 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 10 (22.22%) Oracle
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) CSS
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
7 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
8 7 (15.56%) jQuery
8 7 (15.56%) Maven
8 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
8 7 (15.56%) JUnit
8 7 (15.56%) Sun
8 7 (15.56%) Sun Certification
9 6 (13.33%) Adobe
9 6 (13.33%) Struts
9 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Ajax
10 5 (11.11%) JSP

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 4 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ENOVIA
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) LAN
1 2 (4.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) Impala
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Selenium
2 7 (15.56%) JUnit
2 7 (15.56%) Maven
3 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.67%) Xcode
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.22%) Ant
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.44%) Automotive
1 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.89%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.89%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Tester
5 4 (8.89%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Applications Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) J2EE
2 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 10 (22.22%) Spring
3 9 (20.00%) CSS
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (15.56%) jQuery
5 6 (13.33%) Struts
6 5 (11.11%) Ajax
6 5 (11.11%) JSP
6 5 (11.11%) RESTful
6 5 (11.11%) Servlets
7 4 (8.89%) .NET
7 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (8.89%) XML
8 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
8 3 (6.67%) Web Services
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 2 (4.44%) JPA
9 2 (4.44%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.44%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
3 10 (22.22%) Validation
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.89%) Web Development
7 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) Groovy
3 3 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.44%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) ABAP
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) COBOL
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) R
5 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) Sun Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Sun
3 6 (13.33%) Adobe
4 4 (8.89%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Syclo
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago