The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 11 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.73% 2.40% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.03% 2.49% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £383 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +23.98%

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
158 361 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.53% 96.27% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 112 77
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £29.25 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +33 17 £475 +24.18% 1
Java Developer
West Midlands

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Java Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) RESTful
4 18 (54.55%) REST
5 15 (45.45%) Scala
5 15 (45.45%) Open Source
5 15 (45.45%) TDD
5 15 (45.45%) Scrum
6 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (39.39%) JSON
7 13 (39.39%) HTML
7 13 (39.39%) CSS
7 13 (39.39%) Microservices
8 11 (33.33%) High Availability
8 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 11 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
10 9 (27.27%) Low Latency
10 9 (27.27%) API Development
10 9 (27.27%) HTML5
10 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 9 (27.27%) Subversion
10 9 (27.27%) Ruby
10 9 (27.27%) Ajax
11 8 (24.24%) Spring
11 8 (24.24%) JUnit
11 8 (24.24%) SQL
11 8 (24.24%) CSS3
11 8 (24.24%) BDD
12 7 (21.21%) Confluence

Java Developer 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 7 (21.21%) Confluence
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Subversion
3 8 (24.24%) JUnit
4 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
4 7 (21.21%) JIRA
5 4 (12.12%) Maven
6 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 3 (9.09%) Mockito
7 2 (6.06%) PVCS
8 1 (3.03%) Ant
8 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) RESTful
2 18 (54.55%) REST
3 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) HTML
3 13 (39.39%) JSON
4 9 (27.27%) Ajax
4 9 (27.27%) HTML5
5 8 (24.24%) CSS3
5 8 (24.24%) Spring
6 7 (21.21%) Play Framework
7 5 (15.15%) Django
7 5 (15.15%) Guice
7 5 (15.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
7 5 (15.15%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.12%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (9.09%) OAuth2
9 3 (9.09%) Polymer
9 3 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Debian
3 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Open Source
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
2 15 (45.45%) TDD
3 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (39.39%) Microservices
5 11 (33.33%) High Availability
6 9 (27.27%) API Development
6 9 (27.27%) Low Latency
7 8 (24.24%) BDD
8 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (18.18%) Web Design
10 5 (15.15%) MVC
10 5 (15.15%) OWASP
11 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
11 4 (12.12%) Web Development
12 3 (9.09%) Kanban
12 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Scala
3 9 (27.27%) Ruby
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Python
6 5 (15.15%) C#
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Grafana
2 3 (9.09%) Kibana
2 3 (9.09%) logstash
2 3 (9.09%) rkt
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Google
2 4 (12.12%) Splunk
3 3 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) webMethods
5 1 (3.03%) Pega
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