The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 537 530 485
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 54 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.074% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.080% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 22
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£469 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £440 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £471
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.40%
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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
London +30 27 £571 -8.60% 6
North West -9 9 £450 -1.63% 1
South East -22 6 £413 -17.50% 1
East Midlands - 5 £600 - 1
East of England +11 4 £388 -16.21% 4
South West -5 1 £575 +9.52%
West Midlands -16 1 £425 -15.00%
North East - 1 £490 -
Java Architect
UK

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (41.12%) Spring
3 35 (32.71%) J2EE
4 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (28.04%) Oracle
6 28 (26.17%) Hibernate
7 22 (20.56%) Java EE
7 22 (20.56%) Scrum
8 21 (19.63%) TDD
9 20 (18.69%) Finance
9 20 (18.69%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (16.82%) SOA
11 17 (15.89%) Couchbase
11 17 (15.89%) Open Source
12 16 (14.95%) SQL
13 15 (14.02%) XML
13 15 (14.02%) Linux
14 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
15 13 (12.15%) Maven
15 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
16 12 (11.21%) Scala
16 12 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (11.21%) Banking
16 12 (11.21%) Web Services
16 12 (11.21%) SOAP
16 12 (11.21%) Functional Programming
17 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
18 10 (9.35%) DevOps
18 10 (9.35%) REST
18 10 (9.35%) RESTful

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (18.69%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.41%) JBoss
3 7 (6.54%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.54%) Node.js
4 6 (5.61%) Apache
5 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.67%) Mule
6 4 (3.74%) Confluence
6 4 (3.74%) Mule ESB
7 3 (2.80%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (2.80%) CMS
7 3 (2.80%) Liferay
7 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.87%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.87%) Apache Qpid
8 2 (1.87%) nginx
8 2 (1.87%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.87%) Jetty
8 2 (1.87%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.87%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.93%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) HTTP
1 2 (1.87%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) Couchbase
2 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.61%) MySQL
5 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.74%) Big Data
7 3 (2.80%) Redis
7 3 (2.80%) Riak
7 3 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.80%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.87%) DB2
8 2 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.87%) Infinispan
8 2 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Maven
1 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.48%) JIRA
3 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.74%) Selenium
5 4 (3.74%) JUnit
5 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.87%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.87%) Hudson
7 2 (1.87%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.87%) Gradle
7 2 (1.87%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.87%) Mocha
7 2 (1.87%) Ant
7 2 (1.87%) JMeter
8 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Front Office
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.93%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.12%) Spring
2 35 (32.71%) J2EE
3 28 (26.17%) Hibernate
4 22 (20.56%) Java EE
5 15 (14.02%) XML
6 12 (11.21%) SOAP
6 12 (11.21%) Web Services
7 10 (9.35%) Struts
7 10 (9.35%) REST
7 10 (9.35%) RESTful
8 9 (8.41%) Apache Camel
8 9 (8.41%) JMS
9 8 (7.48%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (7.48%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.54%) Spring MVC
11 6 (5.61%) Ajax
11 6 (5.61%) HTML
11 6 (5.61%) JSP
11 6 (5.61%) Apache CXF
11 6 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Open Source
2 5 (4.67%) Clustering
3 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.87%) W3C
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.93%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.02%) Linux
2 8 (7.48%) UNIX
3 4 (3.74%) Windows
4 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.87%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.56%) Scrum
3 21 (19.63%) TDD
4 18 (16.82%) SOA
5 12 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (11.21%) Functional Programming
6 10 (9.35%) DevOps
7 9 (8.41%) BDD
7 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.48%) MVC
9 7 (6.54%) UML
9 7 (6.54%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (6.54%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.61%) OO
11 5 (4.67%) Microservices
12 4 (3.74%) Kanban
12 4 (3.74%) OWASP
12 4 (3.74%) Web Development
13 3 (2.80%) Algorithmic Trading
13 3 (2.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (14.95%) SQL
3 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.21%) Scala
5 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.87%) Python
6 2 (1.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.93%) Clojure
7 1 (0.93%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Squid
2 3 (2.80%) Docker
3 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) Varnish
3 2 (1.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.87%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.87%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.87%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.87%) Ansible
2 2 (1.87%) logstash
2 2 (1.87%) Salt
2 2 (1.87%) Kibana
3 1 (0.93%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Oracle
2 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.74%) TIBCO
3 4 (3.74%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.87%) Pega
4 2 (1.87%) Splunk
4 2 (1.87%) Twitter
4 2 (1.87%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.87%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) ATG
5 1 (0.93%) OpenText
5 1 (0.93%) RedDot
5 1 (0.93%) HP
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Informatica
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