The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank - 22 19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 2.46% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.56% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.20 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +10.72%
Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114 117 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 80.28% 95.90% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 91
Average daily rate £350 £361 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.61% -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Java Developer
West Midlands

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Shropshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Java Developer
West Midlands

Java Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) CA Gen
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CA Gen
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle