The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.70% 10.87% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 35.71% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £300 £220 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
7 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 18.92% 30.43% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 22
Median daily rate £300 £220 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -32.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Sass

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby