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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing J2EE 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.20% 0.98% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 3.45% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £363 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +2.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.79%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 116 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 22.49% 28.36% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 67 55
Median daily rate £351 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing J2EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 26 June 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Velocity
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 1 (14.29%) jMock
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Confluence
5 1 (14.29%) hybris
5 1 (14.29%) Mockito
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

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 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) jMock
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) hybris