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 3 months to 28 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 29 35
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Java 12 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.80% 4.36% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 13.14% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 3
Median daily rate £350 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £418 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 64 137 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 25.60% 33.17% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 95 84
Median daily rate £375 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +27.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -24.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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 Java.

1 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Linux
6 7 (24.14%) SOAP
6 7 (24.14%) J2EE
6 7 (24.14%) JUnit
7 6 (20.69%) CSS
7 6 (20.69%) JSP
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) jQuery
7 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
8 5 (17.24%) Docker
8 5 (17.24%) Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Spring
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (17.24%) Kanban
8 5 (17.24%) Android
8 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
8 5 (17.24%) JBoss
8 5 (17.24%) Ant
9 4 (13.79%) JDBC
9 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
9 4 (13.79%) Unix

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 (17.24%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.90%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) WildFly
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Heroku
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) GIS
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Event Store
4 1 (3.45%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Ant
3 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
4 3 (10.34%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Grunt
5 2 (6.90%) gulp
5 2 (6.90%) Hudson
5 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.90%) JBehave
5 2 (6.90%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) JMeter
5 2 (6.90%) Maven
5 2 (6.90%) Mocha
5 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.45%) Mockito
6 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.45%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
3 7 (24.14%) J2EE
3 7 (24.14%) SOAP
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) jQuery
4 6 (20.69%) JSP
5 5 (17.24%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) Apache Axis
6 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) Java EE
6 4 (13.79%) JDBC
6 4 (13.79%) Struts
7 3 (10.34%) EJB
7 3 (10.34%) JAXB
7 3 (10.34%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.90%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Android
2 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) Analytics
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Kanban
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Android Development
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.34%) MVC
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) DSDM
7 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.90%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
3 2 (6.90%) ES6
3 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Sun
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