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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 38 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 18 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.42% 1.70% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.94% 5.22% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 10
Median daily rate £425 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £385 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
181 115 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 34.35% 32.58% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 82 80
Median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% -24.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) Linux
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (27.50%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
7 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 8 (20.00%) J2EE
8 7 (17.50%) Unix
8 7 (17.50%) CSS
8 7 (17.50%) JDBC
8 7 (17.50%) JSP
8 7 (17.50%) JBoss
8 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
8 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
8 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 7 (17.50%) RESTful
8 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
9 6 (15.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (15.00%) Spring
9 6 (15.00%) Web Development
9 6 (15.00%) SOAP
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Validation
10 5 (12.50%) Migration
10 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (12.50%) REST
10 5 (12.50%) SDLC

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 7 (17.50%) JBoss
1 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) ENOVIA
2 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Route 53
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JUnit
1 4 (10.00%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Junior
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Web Automation Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Web Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (20.00%) J2EE
4 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
4 7 (17.50%) JDBC
4 7 (17.50%) JSP
4 7 (17.50%) RESTful
5 6 (15.00%) SOAP
5 6 (15.00%) Spring
6 5 (12.50%) REST
7 4 (10.00%) Java EE
7 4 (10.00%) Servlets
7 4 (10.00%) Struts
7 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 4 (10.00%) XSLT
8 3 (7.50%) HTML5
8 3 (7.50%) jQuery
8 3 (7.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (7.50%) Statistics
3 2 (5.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Scrum
3 6 (15.00%) Web Development
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 5 (12.50%) SDLC
4 5 (12.50%) Validation
5 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.50%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Product Management
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
Coventry
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago