The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 20 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.27% 8.13% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 22.73% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
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£438 £280 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £240 £484
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £320 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -2.93%
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
50 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.17% 35.77% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 16
Average daily rate £400 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.02% -2.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £19.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +8 19 £450 +60.71% 2
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (48.10%) Oracle
3 35 (44.30%) UNIX
4 33 (41.77%) WebLogic
5 27 (34.18%) Pega
6 25 (31.65%) SQL
7 23 (29.11%) J2EE
8 21 (26.58%) Windows
8 21 (26.58%) XML
8 21 (26.58%) Open Source
8 21 (26.58%) JSON
9 20 (25.32%) Scrum
10 19 (24.05%) webMethods
11 17 (21.52%) Informatica
11 17 (21.52%) Test Strategy
12 16 (20.25%) Waterfall
12 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
12 16 (20.25%) RUP
13 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
14 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
14 13 (16.46%) Data Modelling
14 13 (16.46%) JIRA
14 13 (16.46%) Oracle Database
15 12 (15.19%) Docker
15 12 (15.19%) Confluence
15 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
15 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
16 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
16 11 (13.92%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (41.77%) WebLogic
2 12 (15.19%) Confluence
3 8 (10.13%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) JBoss
5 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) Documentum
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
1 10 (12.66%) Firewall
2 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
2 13 (16.46%) Oracle Database
3 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.39%) HBase
5 8 (10.13%) Data Mining
5 8 (10.13%) MySQL
6 6 (7.59%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) JIRA
2 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (11.39%) Selenium
5 8 (10.13%) IntelliJ
6 7 (8.86%) Subversion
7 5 (6.33%) JUnit
7 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.06%) LoadRunner
9 3 (3.80%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.80%) Hudson
10 1 (1.27%) CA Gen
10 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.27%) Marketing
2 1 (1.27%) Electronics
2 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Architect
2 30 (37.97%) Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) DBA
4 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Hadoop Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Project Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Requirements Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Administrator
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Software Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Platform Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) J2EE
2 21 (26.58%) XML
2 21 (26.58%) JSON
3 10 (12.66%) Play Framework
4 8 (10.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (10.13%) CGI
4 8 (10.13%) HTML
5 7 (8.86%) J2SE
6 6 (7.59%) Spring
7 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.33%) HTML5
7 5 (6.33%) SOAP
7 5 (6.33%) REST
8 3 (3.80%) CSS
8 3 (3.80%) SAX
9 2 (2.53%) Middleware
9 2 (2.53%) Ajax
9 2 (2.53%) EJB
9 2 (2.53%) XHTML
10 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.27%) DTV
1 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) UNIX
2 21 (26.58%) Windows
3 9 (11.39%) Linux
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.86%) SUSE
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.27%) AIX
7 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Open Source
3 20 (25.32%) Scrum
4 17 (21.52%) Test Strategy
5 16 (20.25%) Waterfall
5 16 (20.25%) RUP
6 13 (16.46%) Data Modelling
6 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
7 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (12.66%) Software Architecture
9 9 (11.39%) DevOps
10 8 (10.13%) Analytics
10 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.86%) SDLC
12 6 (7.59%) Microservices
12 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
12 6 (7.59%) OO
13 5 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (5.06%) Test Planning
14 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) SQL
2 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
3 9 (11.39%) Python
4 8 (10.13%) Ruby
4 8 (10.13%) Scala
4 8 (10.13%) Perl
5 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) C
7 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Oracle
2 27 (34.18%) Pega
3 19 (24.05%) webMethods
4 17 (21.52%) Informatica
5 10 (12.66%) BEA
6 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.86%) Business Objects
7 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.80%) Adobe
9 1 (1.27%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) Splunk
9 1 (1.27%) WSO2
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