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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 506 507 513
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 89 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 27
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£541 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £390 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £610 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £600
% change year-on-year
+0.05% -16.66%
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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 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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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 +19 46 £550 +7.31% 8
North West -6 22 £550 +22.22% 3
East of England -7 5 £500 +21.95%
South East -10 5 £440 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +2 4 £563 +21.62% 1
West Midlands - 4 £425 -
North East - 1 £490 -
Java Architect
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Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (41.91%) Spring
3 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (32.35%) Oracle
5 37 (27.21%) Hibernate
6 33 (24.26%) Finance
6 33 (24.26%) Linux
7 32 (23.53%) J2EE
8 31 (22.79%) SOA
9 28 (20.59%) JBoss
10 27 (19.85%) Scrum
10 27 (19.85%) TDD
11 26 (19.12%) Open Source
12 24 (17.65%) SQL
13 22 (16.18%) Web Services
13 22 (16.18%) REST
13 22 (16.18%) Java EE
13 22 (16.18%) Jenkins
14 21 (15.44%) E-Commerce
15 20 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (13.97%) UNIX
16 19 (13.97%) SOAP
16 19 (13.97%) Apache Camel
16 19 (13.97%) DevOps
17 18 (13.24%) XML
17 18 (13.24%) HTML
18 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
18 17 (12.50%) JIRA
19 16 (11.76%) UML
19 16 (11.76%) MVC

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (20.59%) JBoss
2 15 (11.03%) Apache
3 13 (9.56%) WebLogic
4 12 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 11 (8.09%) Mule
6 10 (7.35%) nginx
6 10 (7.35%) Node.js
7 9 (6.62%) Confluence
7 9 (6.62%) WebSphere
8 8 (5.88%) Mule ESB
9 6 (4.41%) Apache TomEE
9 6 (4.41%) Tornado
9 6 (4.41%) WildFly
9 6 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (4.41%) GlassFish
9 6 (4.41%) Jetty
9 6 (4.41%) Liferay
9 6 (4.41%) iPlanet
10 5 (3.68%) Apache Solr
10 5 (3.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Office
1 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.41%) OpenShift
3 4 (2.94%) GitHub
4 2 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.74%) Force.com
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.74%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) HTTP
2 6 (4.41%) Internet
2 6 (4.41%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (2.94%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) MongoDB
1 14 (10.29%) Relational Database
2 13 (9.56%) MySQL
3 9 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.15%) Big Data
5 7 (5.15%) Redis
6 6 (4.41%) Riak
6 6 (4.41%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.68%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (3.68%) Infinispan
8 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.47%) DB2
9 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.47%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.47%) HBase
9 2 (1.47%) Impala
Development Applications
1 22 (16.18%) Jenkins
2 17 (12.50%) JIRA
3 15 (11.03%) Maven
4 14 (10.29%) JUnit
4 14 (10.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (7.35%) Selenium
6 7 (5.15%) JMeter
7 6 (4.41%) Mocha
7 6 (4.41%) Hudson
7 6 (4.41%) Gerrit
7 6 (4.41%) Gradle
7 6 (4.41%) Artifactory
7 6 (4.41%) SonarQube
8 5 (3.68%) Ant
8 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.94%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.47%) Subversion
12 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
General
1 33 (24.26%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Banking
3 5 (3.68%) Retail
3 5 (3.68%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.74%) French Language
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Publishing
4 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (41.91%) Spring
2 37 (27.21%) Hibernate
3 32 (23.53%) J2EE
4 22 (16.18%) Web Services
4 22 (16.18%) Java EE
4 22 (16.18%) REST
5 19 (13.97%) SOAP
5 19 (13.97%) Apache Camel
6 18 (13.24%) XML
6 18 (13.24%) HTML
7 16 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 14 (10.29%) Struts
9 13 (9.56%) HTML5
10 12 (8.82%) Apache CXF
10 12 (8.82%) RESTful
10 12 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (8.82%) JSON
11 11 (8.09%) Spring MVC
11 11 (8.09%) CSS
11 11 (8.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.41%) W3C
2 6 (4.41%) Clustering
3 4 (2.94%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.21%) Blog
4 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.74%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.26%) Linux
2 19 (13.97%) UNIX
3 9 (6.62%) Windows
4 6 (4.41%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.41%) CentOS
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.79%) SOA
3 27 (19.85%) TDD
3 27 (19.85%) Scrum
4 26 (19.12%) Open Source
5 21 (15.44%) E-Commerce
6 20 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (13.97%) DevOps
8 16 (11.76%) UML
8 16 (11.76%) MVC
9 14 (10.29%) Microservices
10 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.82%) Functional Programming
12 9 (6.62%) Software Architecture
12 9 (6.62%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (5.88%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (5.88%) BDD
14 7 (5.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (17.65%) SQL
3 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.35%) Scala
5 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.94%) Groovy
6 2 (1.47%) Ruby
6 2 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) Clojure
7 1 (0.74%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
1 11 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Squid
2 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.41%) Varnish
2 6 (4.41%) vCloud
2 6 (4.41%) Docker
3 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) Puppet
2 6 (4.41%) HAProxy
2 6 (4.41%) Ansible
2 6 (4.41%) logstash
2 6 (4.41%) Salt
2 6 (4.41%) Kibana
2 6 (4.41%) Rundeck
2 6 (4.41%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.21%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.74%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 44 (32.35%) Oracle
2 13 (9.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.41%) VMware
3 6 (4.41%) Pega
3 6 (4.41%) Splunk
4 5 (3.68%) Twitter
5 4 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.21%) ForgeRock
6 3 (2.21%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.21%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.47%) ATG
7 2 (1.47%) Google
8 1 (0.74%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.74%) webMethods
8 1 (0.74%) IBM
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.74%) HP
8 1 (0.74%) CA
8 1 (0.74%) Informatica
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