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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 51 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.35% 1.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £390 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +8.28%
Java Developer
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
406 196 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 98.07% 96.55% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 101 55
Median daily rate £460 £420 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.87 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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 -17 16 £390 -13.33%
Java Developer
West Midlands

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Scala
2 14 (66.67%) DevOps
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
5 11 (52.38%) Puppet
5 11 (52.38%) Spring
5 11 (52.38%) J2EE
6 10 (47.62%) XML
6 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 10 (47.62%) J2SE
6 10 (47.62%) JSON
6 10 (47.62%) Play Framework
7 9 (42.86%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) Unix
9 6 (28.57%) JUnit
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 5 (23.81%) Network Security
10 5 (23.81%) Service Management
10 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
10 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
11 4 (19.05%) Microservices
11 4 (19.05%) Docker
11 4 (19.05%) Informatica
11 4 (19.05%) Selenium
12 3 (14.29%) jQuery

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 3 (14.29%) Confluence
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Spock
4 1 (4.76%) TestNG
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) J2EE
1 11 (52.38%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) J2SE
2 10 (47.62%) JSON
2 10 (47.62%) Play Framework
2 10 (47.62%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) EJB
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) DevOps
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Open Source
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
6 4 (19.05%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Document Management
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) RUP
8 1 (4.76%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) User Stories
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Scala
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Informatica
2 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 3 (14.29%) webMethods
3 2 (9.52%) Pega
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Google