The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Shropshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank - 23 22
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.84% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.88% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £471 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 114 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 80.15% 95.80% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 56 90
Average daily rate £350 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Java Architect
West Midlands

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Architect in the job title across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Architect across the Shropshire region.

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Java Architect
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) RUP
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) ClearQuest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) RUP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java