Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 26 March 2019 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing Java 40 58 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.05% 7.67% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.31% 21.25% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 22
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £353 £276 £218
90th Percentile £575 £516 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £38.75 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.62% +16.00% +11.11%

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 325 273 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.93% 36.11% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 192 164
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £277
90th Percentile £570 £538 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Coventry median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +19.57% -34.29%
10th Percentile £33.25 £25.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £71.00 £29.40
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year +36.36% +33.33% +15.12%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Coventry

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Coventry

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Coventry over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Coventry

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Java.

1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (30.00%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 10 (25.00%) Unix
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) .NET
6 10 (25.00%) J2EE
6 10 (25.00%) HTML5
6 10 (25.00%) REST
6 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (25.00%) Docker
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle
7 9 (22.50%) C#
8 8 (20.00%) Spring
8 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (20.00%) React
9 7 (17.50%) Ansible
9 7 (17.50%) GitHub
9 7 (17.50%) Go
9 7 (17.50%) DevOps
9 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
9 7 (17.50%) Ruby
9 7 (17.50%) Subversion
9 7 (17.50%) Finance

Java
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 5 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (17.50%) GitHub
4 5 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.50%) Subversion
4 6 (15.00%) Selenium
5 5 (12.50%) JIRA
5 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (10.00%) JUnit
7 2 (5.00%) Maven
7 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.50%) Gitweb
8 1 (2.50%) Grunt
8 1 (2.50%) gulp
8 1 (2.50%) Mockito
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) UI Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Backend Developer
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (7.50%) React Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior React Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Operations Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) HTML
2 11 (27.50%) CSS
3 10 (25.00%) .NET
3 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (25.00%) HTML5
3 10 (25.00%) J2EE
3 10 (25.00%) REST
4 8 (20.00%) React
4 8 (20.00%) Spring
5 6 (15.00%) CSS3
6 5 (12.50%) JSON
7 4 (10.00%) Ajax
7 4 (10.00%) jQuery
7 4 (10.00%) RESTful
8 3 (7.50%) JSON Schema
8 3 (7.50%) Kafka
8 3 (7.50%) Node.js
8 3 (7.50%) Redux
8 3 (7.50%) Sass
8 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
1 10 (25.00%) Unix
2 5 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps
3 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (15.00%) Microservices
4 6 (15.00%) Open Source
5 5 (12.50%) High Availability
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) API Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
7 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) Go
3 7 (17.50%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) Ruby
4 5 (12.50%) ES6
4 5 (12.50%) Scala
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) ABAP
5 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (17.50%) Ansible
3 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) ATG
4 3 (7.50%) Demandware
4 3 (7.50%) hybris
5 2 (5.00%) Freshdesk
6 1 (2.50%) Google