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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 524 528 467
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -61
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 48 40 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.086% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.092% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 51
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£475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £590 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47141 43312 43321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.67% 92.78% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30352 26814 24841
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1885 2412
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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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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 -15 21 £550 +22.22% 9
East of England - 7 £463 -
North West -2 6 £475 +8.57%
East Midlands +8 3 - - 4
West Midlands -17 2 £438 +10.75%
South East -22 2 £475 +26.66% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 4
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Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (36.89%) J2EE
4 35 (33.98%) Spring
5 29 (28.16%) Hibernate
6 26 (25.24%) SOA
7 23 (22.33%) XML
7 23 (22.33%) REST
8 22 (21.36%) UNIX
8 22 (21.36%) Oracle
9 21 (20.39%) Finance
9 21 (20.39%) Scala
10 19 (18.45%) Scrum
10 19 (18.45%) OO
10 19 (18.45%) JMS
11 18 (17.48%) UML
12 17 (16.50%) Web Services
12 17 (16.50%) TDD
13 16 (15.53%) SQL
14 15 (14.56%) Banking
15 14 (13.59%) Linux
15 14 (13.59%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (12.62%) JavaScript
16 13 (12.62%) Apache
17 12 (11.65%) Tomcat
17 12 (11.65%) WebLogic
17 12 (11.65%) SOAP
17 12 (11.65%) EJB
17 12 (11.65%) Open Source
17 12 (11.65%) Git (software)

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 13 (12.62%) Apache
2 12 (11.65%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.65%) WebLogic
2 12 (11.65%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (8.74%) JBoss
4 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.94%) Liferay
7 2 (1.94%) Confluence
8 1 (0.97%) GemFire
8 1 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.97%) WildFly
8 1 (0.97%) Mule
8 1 (0.97%) IIS
8 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) RTP
1 1 (0.97%) VoIP
1 1 (0.97%) FTP
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
1 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (10.68%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.77%) Big Data
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.80%) Redis
5 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.94%) Riak
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) Maven
3 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.80%) JIRA
5 6 (5.83%) JUnit
6 4 (3.88%) Subversion
6 4 (3.88%) Hudson
7 3 (2.91%) Selenium
8 2 (1.94%) Ant
8 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.97%) Gradle
9 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.97%) FindBugs
9 1 (0.97%) Arquillian
9 1 (0.97%) YourKit
9 1 (0.97%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.97%) JBehave
9 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.97%) Mockito
9 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (20.39%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Back Office
5 3 (2.91%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) French Language
6 1 (0.97%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.89%) J2EE
2 35 (33.98%) Spring
3 29 (28.16%) Hibernate
4 23 (22.33%) XML
4 23 (22.33%) REST
5 19 (18.45%) JMS
6 17 (16.50%) Web Services
7 12 (11.65%) SOAP
7 12 (11.65%) EJB
8 11 (10.68%) Apache Camel
9 10 (9.71%) HTML
10 9 (8.74%) JPA
10 9 (8.74%) CSS
11 8 (7.77%) J2SE
11 8 (7.77%) Servlets
11 8 (7.77%) Java EE
11 8 (7.77%) jQuery
11 8 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (6.80%) Spring MVC
12 7 (6.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Open Source
2 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) Derivative
3 3 (2.91%) Clustering
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.36%) UNIX
2 14 (13.59%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Solaris
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.94%) Windows
6 1 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.97%) VME
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.97%) MVS
6 1 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.24%) SOA
3 19 (18.45%) Scrum
3 19 (18.45%) OO
4 18 (17.48%) UML
5 17 (16.50%) TDD
6 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.65%) Multithreading
7 11 (10.68%) MVC
8 10 (9.71%) BDD
9 9 (8.74%) OOP
9 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.88%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.88%) DevOps
12 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.91%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (20.39%) Scala
3 16 (15.53%) SQL
4 13 (12.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.80%) Perl
6 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.91%) Ruby
7 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.94%) C++
8 2 (1.94%) Groovy
8 2 (1.94%) Clojure
8 2 (1.94%) Golang
9 1 (0.97%) XPath
9 1 (0.97%) C#
9 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
1 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.97%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.91%) Puppet
2 3 (2.91%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.80%) Sybase
2 7 (6.80%) Sun
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.88%) Twitter
4 3 (2.91%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.97%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.97%) BEA
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe
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