The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 2 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 101 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.45% 11.57% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.33% 30.43% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £335 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
Java
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.25% 38.02% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 18 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £276 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Java
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 within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +4 86 £450 - 6
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 152 (75.25%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (62.38%) MongoDB
3 108 (53.47%) Puppet
4 98 (48.51%) SQL
5 95 (47.03%) Spring
6 86 (42.57%) J2EE
7 81 (40.10%) Scala
8 77 (38.12%) Oracle
9 76 (37.62%) Linux
10 72 (35.64%) Open Source
11 70 (34.65%) Microservices
12 68 (33.66%) Play Framework
13 64 (31.68%) Spring Boot
13 64 (31.68%) Unix
14 63 (31.19%) Git (software)
15 60 (29.70%) JSON
15 60 (29.70%) Docker
16 58 (28.71%) DevOps
17 57 (28.22%) Software Architecture
18 54 (26.73%) Maven
19 51 (25.25%) Scrum
20 49 (24.26%) RabbitMQ
21 44 (21.78%) XML
22 42 (20.79%) Software Engineering
22 42 (20.79%) Waterfall
23 40 (19.80%) WebLogic
24 37 (18.32%) RUP
25 36 (17.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
25 36 (17.82%) Test Strategy
25 36 (17.82%) Hystrix

Java
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 40 (19.80%) WebLogic
2 32 (15.84%) Confluence
3 13 (6.44%) JBoss
4 11 (5.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (4.46%) Apache
6 6 (2.97%) nginx
6 6 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.49%) Documentum
8 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.99%) Captiva
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.50%) Jetty
10 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Office
1 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (4.95%) Google App Engine
2 10 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.48%) Heroku
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.40%) HTTP
2 11 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.46%) SSL
4 7 (3.47%) Network Security
5 1 (0.50%) DHCP
5 1 (0.50%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) FTP
5 1 (0.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (62.38%) MongoDB
2 30 (14.85%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (10.89%) Oracle OWB
4 13 (6.44%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.44%) Pentaho
5 12 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.97%) Big Data
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 63 (31.19%) Git (software)
2 54 (26.73%) Maven
3 36 (17.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 33 (16.34%) JIRA
5 30 (14.85%) WebDriver
6 27 (13.37%) Selenium
7 24 (11.88%) SoapUI
8 19 (9.41%) ClearQuest
9 16 (7.92%) JUnit
10 15 (7.43%) ClearCase
10 15 (7.43%) Jenkins
11 12 (5.94%) IntelliJ
12 10 (4.95%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.48%) Spock
13 5 (2.48%) TestNG
14 3 (1.49%) Toad
15 2 (0.99%) Ant
15 2 (0.99%) CA Gen
15 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.99%) Gatling
Job Titles
1 92 (45.54%) Architect
2 85 (42.08%) Developer
3 70 (34.65%) Software Architect
4 53 (26.24%) Java Architect
5 40 (19.80%) Java Software Architect
6 37 (18.32%) Java Developer
7 28 (13.86%) Digital Architect
8 27 (13.37%) Software Engineer
9 21 (10.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 19 (9.41%) Lead Developer
10 19 (9.41%) Scala Developer
10 19 (9.41%) Senior Architect
10 19 (9.41%) Senior Software Architect
11 16 (7.92%) Analyst
11 16 (7.92%) Java Engineer
12 15 (7.43%) Java Software Developer
12 15 (7.43%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (6.93%) Java Scala Developer
13 14 (6.93%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (47.03%) Spring
2 86 (42.57%) J2EE
3 68 (33.66%) Play Framework
4 64 (31.68%) Spring Boot
5 60 (29.70%) JSON
6 49 (24.26%) RabbitMQ
7 44 (21.78%) XML
8 36 (17.82%) Hystrix
9 35 (17.33%) ELK Stack
10 33 (16.34%) SOAP
11 32 (15.84%) WireMock
12 27 (13.37%) J2SE
13 26 (12.87%) Node.js
14 25 (12.38%) REST
14 25 (12.38%) Swagger
15 20 (9.90%) CSS
16 18 (8.91%) Hibernate
17 16 (7.92%) HTML
17 16 (7.92%) HTML5
18 10 (4.95%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (1.49%) Data Integration
3 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.50%) Clustering
4 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.62%) Linux
2 64 (31.68%) Unix
3 10 (4.95%) Windows
4 1 (0.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (75.25%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (35.64%) Open Source
3 70 (34.65%) Microservices
4 58 (28.71%) DevOps
5 57 (28.22%) Software Architecture
6 51 (25.25%) Scrum
7 42 (20.79%) Software Engineering
7 42 (20.79%) Waterfall
8 37 (18.32%) RUP
9 36 (17.82%) Test Strategy
10 33 (16.34%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (10.40%) Data Modelling
11 21 (10.40%) OO
12 20 (9.90%) TDD
13 19 (9.41%) Project Planning
14 17 (8.42%) Process Improvement
15 16 (7.92%) Configuration Management
16 14 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (6.44%) SDLC
18 10 (4.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (48.51%) SQL
2 81 (40.10%) Scala
3 32 (15.84%) PL/SQL
4 31 (15.35%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.39%) Shell Script
6 14 (6.93%) Perl
7 8 (3.96%) C#
7 8 (3.96%) Haskell
8 6 (2.97%) Groovy
9 5 (2.48%) Python
9 5 (2.48%) Ruby
10 3 (1.49%) C
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.47%) ISEB
4 6 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.50%) Degree
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.97%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 60 (29.70%) Docker
2 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 108 (53.47%) Puppet
2 32 (15.84%) Graphite
3 21 (10.40%) Grafana
4 8 (3.96%) Consul
5 6 (2.97%) Kibana
6 5 (2.48%) logstash
7 2 (0.99%) Ansible
8 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (38.12%) Oracle
2 35 (17.33%) webMethods
3 27 (13.37%) Pega
4 26 (12.87%) WSO2
5 25 (12.38%) Informatica
6 15 (7.43%) Adobe
7 11 (5.45%) Google
8 9 (4.46%) Cloudera
8 9 (4.46%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.48%) BEA
10 4 (1.98%) VMware
11 2 (0.99%) EMC
11 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.50%) HP
12 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.50%) SaltStack
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