Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 27 36
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 30 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.30% 5.81% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.72% 17.37% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 32
Coventry median daily rate £388 £338 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -23.94% +26.79%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £281
90th Percentile £575 £449 £536
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £38.75 £29.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +33.62% -9.38% +300.00%

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 256 259 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.16% 33.46% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 182 272
Coventry median daily rate £425 £399 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +4.11% +13.48%
10th Percentile £290 £258 £294
90th Percentile £575 £538 £522
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 6
Coventry median hourly rate £33.75 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% +71.88% -29.28%
10th Percentile £31.38 £21.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.13 £57.38 £28.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +30.77% +35.42% -16.07%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (33.33%) REST
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 8 (26.67%) Selenium
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (20.00%) JIRA
7 6 (20.00%) Confluence
7 6 (20.00%) Spring
7 6 (20.00%) Java EE
7 6 (20.00%) JSON
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.67%) Maven
8 5 (16.67%) Subversion
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) RESTful
8 5 (16.67%) Microservices
8 5 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes

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 6 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) HBase
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (26.67%) Selenium
3 6 (20.00%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) Maven
4 5 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (6.67%) Ant
7 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
7 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.67%) Grunt
7 2 (6.67%) gulp
7 2 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) React Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior React Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) REST
2 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) HTML5
5 6 (20.00%) Java EE
5 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 6 (20.00%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (13.33%) .NET
7 4 (13.33%) React
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) Ajax
8 3 (10.00%) CSS3
8 3 (10.00%) J2EE
8 3 (10.00%) Node.js
8 3 (10.00%) Redux
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (16.67%) Microservices
6 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) API Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) API Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) ABAP
4 1 (3.33%) ES6
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) ATG
2 3 (10.00%) Demandware
2 3 (10.00%) hybris
2 3 (10.00%) PlateSpin
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Blue Prism
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco