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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 3 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Java 38 62 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.90% 16.36% 35.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.46% 37.13% 53.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 22
Median daily rate £475 £510 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.86% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £318 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
65 167 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 40.88% 44.06% 64.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 54
Median daily rate £468 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £339 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.62 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 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 +9 31 £475 -7.31% 5
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 67 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (42.72%) SQL
3 36 (34.95%) Oracle
4 35 (33.98%) Unix
5 34 (33.01%) Scala
6 32 (31.07%) Open Source
7 30 (29.13%) Scrum
8 29 (28.16%) webMethods
8 29 (28.16%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (26.21%) RESTful
9 27 (26.21%) MongoDB
10 26 (25.24%) XML
11 22 (21.36%) TDD
11 22 (21.36%) Automated Testing
11 22 (21.36%) Jenkins
11 22 (21.36%) JSON
12 21 (20.39%) WebLogic
12 21 (20.39%) J2EE
13 20 (19.42%) PL/SQL
13 20 (19.42%) Linux
13 20 (19.42%) Ruby
13 20 (19.42%) REST
14 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
14 19 (18.45%) Windows
14 19 (18.45%) HTML
14 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
15 18 (17.48%) CSS
15 18 (17.48%) Python
15 18 (17.48%) Pega
15 18 (17.48%) Selenium

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 21 (20.39%) WebLogic
2 16 (15.53%) Confluence
3 9 (8.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.83%) Documentum
4 6 (5.83%) nginx
5 4 (3.88%) Apache
6 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.97%) JBoss
8 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) GitHub
1 6 (5.83%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.62%) HTTP
2 7 (6.80%) SSL
2 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.21%) MongoDB
2 16 (15.53%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.85%) HBase
5 3 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.91%) MySQL
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.94%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.94%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.94%) Riak
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Jenkins
2 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
3 18 (17.48%) Selenium
4 17 (16.50%) JIRA
5 15 (14.56%) Cucumber
6 11 (10.68%) JUnit
7 10 (9.71%) Eclipse
7 10 (9.71%) IntelliJ
8 9 (8.74%) CA Gen
9 8 (7.77%) Ant
9 8 (7.77%) SoapUI
9 8 (7.77%) Subversion
10 7 (6.80%) Grunt
10 7 (6.80%) gulp
11 6 (5.83%) Gatling
11 6 (5.83%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (5.83%) Sublime Text
11 6 (5.83%) Toad
12 5 (4.85%) Maven
13 4 (3.88%) PVCS
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Developer
2 32 (31.07%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.42%) Scala Developer
4 10 (9.71%) Architect
5 9 (8.74%) webMethods Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Tester
8 5 (4.85%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.88%) COBOL Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) MongoDB Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Programmer
9 4 (3.88%) QA Tester
9 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.21%) RESTful
2 26 (25.24%) XML
3 22 (21.36%) JSON
4 21 (20.39%) J2EE
5 20 (19.42%) REST
6 19 (18.45%) HTML
7 18 (17.48%) CSS
8 14 (13.59%) AngularJS
8 14 (13.59%) HTML5
9 13 (12.62%) Play Framework
10 11 (10.68%) CSS3
10 11 (10.68%) Gherkin
10 11 (10.68%) Spring
11 10 (9.71%) Ajax
12 8 (7.77%) jQuery
12 8 (7.77%) Node.js
13 7 (6.80%) EDIFACT
14 6 (5.83%) Django
14 6 (5.83%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (5.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Mainframe
2 4 (3.88%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.94%) User Experience
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.98%) Unix
2 20 (19.42%) Linux
3 19 (18.45%) Windows
4 9 (8.74%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.88%) AIX
6 3 (2.91%) Debian
7 1 (0.97%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) VME
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.07%) Open Source
3 30 (29.13%) Scrum
4 29 (28.16%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (21.36%) Automated Testing
5 22 (21.36%) TDD
6 18 (17.48%) Waterfall
7 17 (16.50%) Test Strategy
8 16 (15.53%) DevOps
8 16 (15.53%) Microservices
9 15 (14.56%) BDD
9 15 (14.56%) OO
10 13 (12.62%) RUP
10 13 (12.62%) Software Engineering
11 12 (11.65%) Process Improvement
12 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
12 11 (10.68%) High Availability
13 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
14 9 (8.74%) API Development
14 9 (8.74%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) SQL
2 34 (33.01%) Scala
3 20 (19.42%) PL/SQL
3 20 (19.42%) Ruby
4 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
5 18 (17.48%) Python
6 16 (15.53%) Shell Script
7 13 (12.62%) C#
7 13 (12.62%) Perl
8 9 (8.74%) Groovy
9 8 (7.77%) COBOL
10 6 (5.83%) Haskell
10 6 (5.83%) PHP
11 4 (3.88%) ABAP
12 2 (1.94%) R
13 1 (0.97%) C
13 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) ISEB
1 4 (3.88%) ISTQB
1 4 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) Grafana
2 9 (8.74%) Kibana
3 5 (4.85%) Puppet
4 3 (2.91%) logstash
4 3 (2.91%) rkt
5 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (34.95%) Oracle
2 29 (28.16%) webMethods
3 18 (17.48%) Pega
4 15 (14.56%) Informatica
5 11 (10.68%) Google
6 8 (7.77%) BEA
7 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.85%) Cloudera
8 5 (4.85%) SAP
9 4 (3.88%) Splunk
10 3 (2.91%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.94%) ICL
11 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.97%) Adobe
12 1 (0.97%) Sun
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