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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 50 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.99% 2.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £430 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
431 161 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.14% 95.83% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 58 60
Median daily rate £423 £430 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.74% +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 September 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 September 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 -21 9 £430 +1.17%
Java Architect
West Midlands

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (90.70%) Spring
3 39 (90.70%) MongoDB
4 36 (83.72%) Puppet
4 36 (83.72%) Spring Boot
5 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
5 31 (72.09%) Linux
6 30 (69.77%) Maven
7 28 (65.12%) RabbitMQ
8 22 (51.16%) Open Source
8 22 (51.16%) Microservices
9 21 (48.84%) Software Architecture
10 20 (46.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (44.19%) Docker
12 18 (41.86%) ELK Stack
12 18 (41.86%) Hystrix
13 17 (39.53%) WSO2
13 17 (39.53%) SQL
13 17 (39.53%) Oracle
14 16 (37.21%) JIRA
14 16 (37.21%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (37.21%) Confluence
15 14 (32.56%) Graphite
16 13 (30.23%) Waterfall
16 13 (30.23%) WireMock
17 12 (27.91%) SoapUI
18 11 (25.58%) Play Framework
18 11 (25.58%) RUP
19 10 (23.26%) ClearQuest

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 16 (37.21%) Confluence
2 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Documentum
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (90.70%) MongoDB
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
2 30 (69.77%) Maven
3 20 (46.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (37.21%) JIRA
5 12 (27.91%) SoapUI
6 10 (23.26%) ClearQuest
7 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
8 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
9 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
10 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.65%) FishEye
10 2 (4.65%) GoCD
10 2 (4.65%) Selenium
11 1 (2.33%) Ant
11 1 (2.33%) Gradle
11 1 (2.33%) JUnit
11 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
11 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) Spring
2 36 (83.72%) Spring Boot
3 28 (65.12%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (41.86%) ELK Stack
4 18 (41.86%) Hystrix
5 13 (30.23%) WireMock
6 11 (25.58%) Play Framework
7 9 (20.93%) Swagger
8 8 (18.60%) JSON
9 7 (16.28%) J2EE
10 6 (13.95%) Node.js
11 5 (11.63%) Middleware
12 2 (4.65%) HTML
12 2 (4.65%) HTML5
12 2 (4.65%) REST
12 2 (4.65%) RESTful
12 2 (4.65%) SOAP
12 2 (4.65%) Web Services
13 1 (2.33%) CSS
13 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Social Media
1 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Microservices
2 22 (51.16%) Open Source
3 21 (48.84%) Software Architecture
4 16 (37.21%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (30.23%) Waterfall
6 11 (25.58%) RUP
7 10 (23.26%) Project Planning
8 9 (20.93%) Scrum
8 9 (20.93%) TDD
9 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.33%) BDD
11 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.33%) Coaching
11 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (2.33%) Functional Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Kanban
11 1 (2.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Scala
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (83.72%) Puppet
2 14 (32.56%) Graphite
3 7 (16.28%) Consul
4 4 (9.30%) Grafana
4 4 (9.30%) Kibana
4 4 (9.30%) logstash
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
1 17 (39.53%) WSO2
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft