The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 31 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 25 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.93% 3.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.12% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 0
Median daily rate £453 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £501 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.09% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
351 122 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.23% 97.60% 88.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 43 52
Median daily rate £415 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +74.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Shropshire region that featured Java Architect in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Java Architect
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Telford -8 25 £453 +6.47%
Java Architect
West Midlands

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Java Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (93.22%) Spring
2 55 (93.22%) MongoDB
3 51 (86.44%) Puppet
3 51 (86.44%) Spring Boot
4 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (69.49%) Git (software)
5 41 (69.49%) Maven
5 41 (69.49%) Linux
6 38 (64.41%) RabbitMQ
7 34 (57.63%) Software Architecture
8 27 (45.76%) SQL
8 27 (45.76%) Oracle
9 26 (44.07%) Microservices
10 25 (42.37%) JIRA
10 25 (42.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (40.68%) Docker
11 24 (40.68%) Confluence
12 23 (38.98%) ELK Stack
12 23 (38.98%) Hystrix
13 22 (37.29%) WSO2
14 20 (33.90%) Open Source
15 19 (32.20%) Graphite
15 19 (32.20%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (30.51%) WireMock
16 18 (30.51%) Waterfall
17 16 (27.12%) Play Framework
17 16 (27.12%) RUP
18 15 (25.42%) ClearQuest
18 15 (25.42%) Project Planning

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 24 (40.68%) Confluence
2 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) Documentum
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (93.22%) MongoDB
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (69.49%) Git (software)
1 41 (69.49%) Maven
2 25 (42.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 25 (42.37%) JIRA
3 15 (25.42%) ClearQuest
4 12 (20.34%) SoapUI
5 11 (18.64%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.08%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.39%) FishEye
7 2 (3.39%) GoCD
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) Gradle
8 1 (1.69%) JUnit
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (93.22%) Spring
2 51 (86.44%) Spring Boot
3 38 (64.41%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (38.98%) ELK Stack
4 23 (38.98%) Hystrix
5 18 (30.51%) WireMock
6 16 (27.12%) Play Framework
7 14 (23.73%) Swagger
8 12 (20.34%) J2EE
8 12 (20.34%) JSON
9 11 (18.64%) Node.js
10 5 (8.47%) Middleware
11 2 (3.39%) REST
11 2 (3.39%) SOAP
11 2 (3.39%) Web Services
12 1 (1.69%) Ajax
12 1 (1.69%) HTML5
12 1 (1.69%) Java SE
12 1 (1.69%) JAX-RS
12 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (57.63%) Software Architecture
3 26 (44.07%) Microservices
4 20 (33.90%) Open Source
5 19 (32.20%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (30.51%) Waterfall
7 16 (27.12%) RUP
8 15 (25.42%) Project Planning
9 13 (22.03%) Scrum
10 9 (15.25%) TDD
11 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
12 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
12 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
13 1 (1.69%) API Design
13 1 (1.69%) BDD
13 1 (1.69%) DevOps
13 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (1.69%) Functional Testing
13 1 (1.69%) Kanban
13 1 (1.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (45.76%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) Scala
4 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 51 (86.44%) Puppet
2 19 (32.20%) Graphite
3 9 (15.25%) Grafana
4 7 (11.86%) Consul
5 4 (6.78%) Kibana
5 4 (6.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Oracle
2 22 (37.29%) WSO2
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft