The median contractor rate for a Java/J2EE Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 J2EE Developer
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.40% 0.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £353 £400
% change year-on-year +20.39% -11.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.45 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 237 391 302
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.80% 93.54% 93.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 234 201
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £286 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £39.80 £25.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Coventry

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Coventry

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL