The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.17% - 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£200 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 20.83% 19.20% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 9
Average daily rate £366 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.91% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £265 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Java
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Force.com
2 5 (71.43%) Apex Code
2 5 (71.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Force.com
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft