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 29 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 / Wolverhampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing Java 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 2.86% 12.77% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 42.86% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £388 £300 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +27.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £300 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £300 £248
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 12 14 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 34.29% 29.79% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 19
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £243 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £300 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton.

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT

Java
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BPR
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun