The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £356 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 32 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.13% 3.31% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.46% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
Median daily rate £356 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.61% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 333 347 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.87% 95.86% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 225 162
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £276 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Coventry

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Coventry

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Coventry

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Coventry

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) Ant
5 4 (30.77%) JUnit
5 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) JDBC
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
6 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Axis
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) Heroku
7 2 (15.38%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion

Java Developer Skill Set
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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Ant
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) Struts
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Axis
4 3 (23.08%) JDBC
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) AWT
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) JPA
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Servlets
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (15.38%) OOD
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (15.38%) Sun
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
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