The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 18 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 22 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.25% 5.36% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 14.85% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Average daily rate £325 £299 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% -17.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -3.22%
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
99 101 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.13% 36.07% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) Spring
3 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) J2EE
5 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.00%) Big Data
5 8 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 7 (21.88%) Analytics
6 7 (21.88%) Struts
7 6 (18.75%) C#
7 6 (18.75%) HTML
7 6 (18.75%) Retail
7 6 (18.75%) Workflow
7 6 (18.75%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) Ajax
7 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.75%) Impala
7 6 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (15.63%) HDFS
8 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
8 5 (15.63%) Big Data Analytics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Commerce Server
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.25%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (25.00%) Big Data
1 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (18.75%) Impala
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.50%) JUnit
1 4 (12.50%) Maven
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Xcode
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Hadoop Developer
3 6 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Web UI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Architect
6 1 (3.13%) SAP BI Architect
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
1 11 (34.38%) Spring
2 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 8 (25.00%) J2EE
4 7 (21.88%) jQuery
4 7 (21.88%) Struts
5 6 (18.75%) Ajax
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) JSP
7 4 (12.50%) Servlets
7 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.38%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) Apache Flex
9 2 (6.25%) JPA
10 1 (3.13%) CSS3
10 1 (3.13%) Guice
10 1 (3.13%) HTML5
10 1 (3.13%) REST
10 1 (3.13%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Social Media
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) TDD
3 7 (21.88%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
4 6 (18.75%) Workflow
5 5 (15.63%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) Scala
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) R
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
1 4 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Adobe
3 4 (12.50%) Sun
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Tableau
5 2 (6.25%) Teradata
6 1 (3.13%) ATG
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) hybris
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago