The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 24 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 / Solihull
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Contract jobs citing Java 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.66% 6.21% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 14.93% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £413 £440 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £223 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £506 £373
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 Solihull with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 13 67 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 15.85% 41.61% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 13
Median daily rate £375 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Solihull.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Solihull

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in Solihull.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Django Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python