The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 25 April 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 / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 14 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.38% 6.98% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 30.00% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 17
Median daily rate £375 £380 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +13.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £321 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £23.48 £20.06 £29.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.05% -31.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £19.70 £28.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.86 £20.41 £30.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 84 90 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 26.25% 23.26% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 55
Median daily rate £346 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 22
Median hourly rate £27.73 £19.61 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -33.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.65 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £20.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Warwickshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Warwickshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -3 6 £340 -15.00% 1
Leamington Spa -1 2 £375 +78.57%
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
5 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 10 (28.57%) Web Services
6 10 (28.57%) XML
7 9 (25.71%) COBOL
7 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Application Server
8 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Identity Management
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (22.86%) Unix
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) JBoss
8 8 (22.86%) Apache
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
8 8 (22.86%) IIS
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (22.86%) SAML
8 8 (22.86%) HTTP
8 8 (22.86%) Micro Focus

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
1 8 (22.86%) IIS
1 8 (22.86%) JBoss
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) Liferay
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.86%) RFID
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) SAP HANA
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.57%) SQLPlus
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (8.57%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) COBOL Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SAP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) ETL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Android Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
1 10 (28.57%) XML
2 8 (22.86%) SAML
3 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) Struts
5 1 (2.86%) Swing
5 1 (2.86%) Velocity
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.86%) Infotainment
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) SUSE
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (22.86%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) BPEL
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) SysML
6 1 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 9 (25.71%) COBOL
5 2 (5.71%) C
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Micro Focus
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Talend
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Informatica