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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 27 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.48% 2.67% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.00% 8.89% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +22.79%
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
100 90 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 31.65% 30.00% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 19
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £165 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -19.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) XML
4 12 (32.43%) SOA
5 11 (29.73%) XSLT
6 10 (27.03%) EAI
6 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (24.32%) Python
7 9 (24.32%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (21.62%) Ruby
8 8 (21.62%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (21.62%) WCF
8 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (18.92%) Java EE
9 7 (18.92%) Middleware
9 7 (18.92%) Web Services
10 6 (16.22%) HP
10 6 (16.22%) Software AG
10 6 (16.22%) webMethods
10 6 (16.22%) SOAP
10 6 (16.22%) UNIX
10 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
11 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 8 (21.62%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.11%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic Integration
3 3 (8.11%) AquaLogic
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) OLAP
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) JMeter
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Designer
4 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) XML
2 11 (29.73%) XSLT
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
4 8 (21.62%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (21.62%) WCF
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) Java EE
5 7 (18.92%) Middleware
6 6 (16.22%) SOAP
7 5 (13.51%) XSD
7 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
8 3 (8.11%) J2EE
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (5.41%) Spring
10 1 (2.70%) JMS
10 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
10 1 (2.70%) JAXP
10 1 (2.70%) JAXB
10 1 (2.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Statistics
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) AIX
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) SOA
3 10 (27.03%) EAI
4 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) Kanban
5 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Logistics
8 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 1 (2.70%) Data Management
9 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) AOP
9 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) HP
3 6 (16.22%) Software AG
3 6 (16.22%) webMethods
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
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