Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 36 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -29
Contract jobs citing Java 36 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.83% 4.53% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.45% 13.79% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 8
Coventry median daily rate £338 £450 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +19.21% -4.13%
10th Percentile £266 £325 £313
90th Percentile £449 £538 £740
West Midlands median daily rate £408 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -1.81% +3.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year -4.69% +300.00% -78.67%

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 233 348 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.28% 32.83% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 262 158
Coventry median daily rate £400 £389 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +19.62% -
10th Percentile £269 £296 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -17.95% -32.03%
10th Percentile £20.00 £11.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £29.13 £28.53
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £27.08
% change year-on-year +28.87% -10.45% +24.51%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) JUnit
4 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) Spring
4 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.78%) Scrum
6 9 (25.00%) JBoss
6 9 (25.00%) Android
6 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (22.22%) Selenium
7 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) XML
7 8 (22.22%) SOAP
7 8 (22.22%) Linux
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) Ant
8 7 (19.44%) JMS
8 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
8 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
8 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
8 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
8 7 (19.44%) User Experience
9 6 (16.67%) Java EE
9 6 (16.67%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Kanban

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 9 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Spark
3 5 (13.89%) GlassFish
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (13.89%) WildFly
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) Jetty
5 1 (2.78%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) JUnit
2 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 8 (22.22%) Selenium
3 7 (19.44%) Ant
3 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) Hudson
4 5 (13.89%) JBehave
4 5 (13.89%) Subversion
5 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 3 (8.33%) Mockito
6 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (5.56%) Gradle
7 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.56%) JProfiler
7 2 (5.56%) Protractor
8 1 (2.78%) JMeter
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Digital Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Cordova Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
2 11 (30.56%) Spring
3 8 (22.22%) SOAP
3 8 (22.22%) XML
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) JMS
5 6 (16.67%) Java EE
5 6 (16.67%) JDBC
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) HornetQ
6 5 (13.89%) JAX-RS
6 5 (13.89%) JSP
6 5 (13.89%) RESTEasy
6 5 (13.89%) RESTful
6 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
6 5 (13.89%) Web Services
6 5 (13.89%) WireMock
7 4 (11.11%) EJB
7 4 (11.11%) JAXB
7 4 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Android
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 1 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Debian
5 1 (2.78%) Fedora
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
3 10 (27.78%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.67%) Kanban
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (13.89%) DSDM
7 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
7 5 (13.89%) Personalization
7 5 (13.89%) Predictive Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) Scala
4 5 (13.89%) VB
4 5 (13.89%) VBScript
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.56%) COBOL
6 2 (5.56%) ES6
6 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
2 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Micro Focus
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) hybris
3 1 (2.78%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.78%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) VMware