The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 195 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 13 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.051% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.055% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£563 £750 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £750 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java Architect
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5384 5462 6352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.37% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4156 4070 4705
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 69 159
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £34.62 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Java Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Java Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Architect in their job title 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 with Java Architect in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) J2EE
6 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (33.33%) Functional Programming
7 4 (22.22%) Big Data
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) UNIX
8 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) Struts
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) Middleware
8 3 (16.67%) Maven
8 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Architect in their job title 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 with Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Mule
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maven
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Hudson
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) J2EE
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) Struts
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (11.11%) Akka
5 2 (11.11%) XSD
5 2 (11.11%) XSL
5 2 (11.11%) JMS
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.56%) XML Messaging
6 1 (5.56%) Servlets
6 1 (5.56%) EJB
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) DRM
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.56%) ATG
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