The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.95% - 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£260 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 25.00% 35.48% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Average daily rate £265 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £292 £553
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 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Perforce
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) BAPI
5 1 (12.50%) SAP MI
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) BAPI
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MI
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
1 1 (12.50%) Cobbler
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Perforce
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase