The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Java Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 141 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £550 £390
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +41.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3028 2289 2259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.61% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1367 1162
Median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 155 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Java Consultant in the job title.

Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Java Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 7 £375 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Java Consultant
England

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Java Consultant 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 West Midlands region featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Log4j
4 6 (46.15%) Back Office
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
4 6 (46.15%) Java EE
4 6 (46.15%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (46.15%) JMS
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) Misys
4 6 (46.15%) JBoss
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) DB2
4 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) JSP
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) SAML
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) JBoss
2 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 6 (46.15%) WebLogic Portal
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
1 2 (15.38%) SSH
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Log4j
2 1 (7.69%) Appium
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) Java EE
1 6 (46.15%) JMS
1 6 (46.15%) JSP
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
1 6 (46.15%) Web Development
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Misys
3 2 (15.38%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica