The median contractor rate for a Java Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Architect
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 0 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 3.74% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +1.28% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 174 417 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 96.67% 97.43% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 122 79
Median daily rate £463 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +8.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £358 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.69 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire that featured Java Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in Shropshire

Java Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Architect in Shropshire

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Java Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) RAML
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB

Java Architect 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef