Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 25 31
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 44 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.62% 4.61% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.46% 19.86% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 48
Coventry median daily rate £401 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.57% +1.45% -11.54%
10th Percentile £323 £298 £289
90th Percentile £525 £450 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £448 £400
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Coventry median hourly rate - - £35.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -23.59%

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 252 141 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.18% 23.23% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 94 188
Coventry median daily rate £450 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £273
90th Percentile £538 £538 £477
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.36 £32.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +10.48% +30.61% -8.74%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018, 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 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Scrum
3 11 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) HTML
5 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 8 (18.18%) Java 8
6 7 (15.91%) RESTful
6 7 (15.91%) Android
6 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
6 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) CSS
6 7 (15.91%) Adobe
7 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (13.64%) Web Development
7 6 (13.64%) Selenium
7 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (13.64%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.36%) JSON
8 5 (11.36%) Scala
8 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
8 5 (11.36%) Node.js
8 5 (11.36%) Linux
8 5 (11.36%) SOAP

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 11 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.09%) GitHub
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.82%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
4 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.55%) HBase
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Selenium
3 4 (9.09%) Ant
3 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.09%) Gradle
3 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.82%) GitLab
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) Bower
5 2 (4.55%) Grunt
5 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Process Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Scala Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Scrum Master
5 2 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 7 (15.91%) CSS
2 7 (15.91%) RESTful
3 5 (11.36%) JSON
3 5 (11.36%) Node.js
3 5 (11.36%) SOAP
4 4 (9.09%) J2EE
4 4 (9.09%) Middleware
4 4 (9.09%) XML
5 3 (6.82%) .NET
5 3 (6.82%) CSS3
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) JSP
6 2 (4.55%) Akka
6 2 (4.55%) Dojo
6 2 (4.55%) Play Framework
6 2 (4.55%) REST
6 2 (4.55%) Sass
6 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Robotics
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Android
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Scrum
3 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 6 (13.64%) Software Delivery
4 6 (13.64%) TDD
4 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) OO
6 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.82%) BDD
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) Open Source
7 3 (6.82%) Pair Programming
7 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) Java 8
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) Scala
5 4 (9.09%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) Clojure
6 3 (6.82%) Erlang
6 3 (6.82%) F#
6 3 (6.82%) Groovy
6 3 (6.82%) Haskell
6 3 (6.82%) Ruby
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Ansible
1 1 (2.27%) Packer
1 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Adobe
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Blue Prism
3 3 (6.82%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) IBM