The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 6.45% 3.85% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.63% 13.64% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £440 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
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
64 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 41.29% 28.21% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 15
Median daily rate £338 £319 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Java.

1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 10 (66.67%) UML
3 10 (66.67%) OOP
3 10 (66.67%) ClearQuest
3 10 (66.67%) JIRA
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Apache CXF
3 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (53.33%) PVCS
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Sun Certification
6 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (40.00%) VB
7 6 (40.00%) J2EE
7 6 (40.00%) C++
7 6 (40.00%) Ant
7 6 (40.00%) JUnit
7 6 (40.00%) XML

Java
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 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) ClearQuest
1 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 10 (66.67%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (53.33%) PVCS
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) Artifactory
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
5 5 (33.33%) Toad
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ETL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) Apache CXF
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) JSP
4 6 (40.00%) Servlets
4 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 6 (40.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) OC4J
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) Struts
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) Django
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (66.67%) OOP
2 10 (66.67%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) ITSM
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (26.67%) C
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) R
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Sun Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle