The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 6 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 2.63% - 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.13
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.91%  

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6 2 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 15.79% 6.25% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £300 £313 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +42.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Wolverhampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Pentaho
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Talend
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Talend
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle