Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -9
Contract jobs citing J2EE 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.53% 0.94% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 3.18% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Coventry median daily rate £350 £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +25.87% +5.93%
10th Percentile £325 £386 £331
90th Percentile £375 £478 £393
West Midlands median daily rate £456 £450 £410
% change year-on-year +1.39% +9.76% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 205 314 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.26% 29.57% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 218 129
Coventry median daily rate £425 £389 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +15.19% -8.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £219
90th Percentile £575 £529 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -42.22% -28.57%
10th Percentile £20.88 £11.50 £14.15
90th Percentile £42.18 £16.50 £29.11
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Coventry

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Coventry

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Coventry region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) jMock
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) IBM