The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Solihull region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 32 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.65% - 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £391 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
Java Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 74 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 94.19% 94.87% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 36
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £22.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Solihull region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Solihull region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (66.67%) ClearQuest
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) PVCS
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OC4J
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle