The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wolverhampton region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 12.50% 2.27% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 5.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 35.00% 40.91% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Average daily rate £325 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
West Midlands

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) JSP
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) JSTL
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) Perforce
7 1 (10.00%) Alterian
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) JUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) JSP
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) JSTL
4 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (10.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Perforce
1 1 (10.00%) Alterian
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