The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Architect
Rank 610 615 602
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 25 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.026% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.028% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 4
Median daily rate £488 £500 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £470
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Software Architect
UK

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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Java Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Java Software Architect in the job title.

Java Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Software Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java Software Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Software Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Java Software Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Software Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java Software Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Software Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -24 11 £488 +14.70% 1
London -14 6 £550 +2.32% 2
East of England - 3 £480 -
South East +9 2 £475 - 1
East Midlands -1 2 £600 - 1
North West - 1 £500 - 1
Java Software Architect
UK

Java Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Java Software 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 England region featuring Java Software Architect in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (65.71%) Spring
3 45 (64.29%) MongoDB
4 42 (60.00%) Linux
5 41 (58.57%) Puppet
5 41 (58.57%) Spring Boot
6 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (52.86%) Maven
8 35 (50.00%) Software Architecture
9 34 (48.57%) Git (software)
10 33 (47.14%) RabbitMQ
10 33 (47.14%) SQL
11 29 (41.43%) Oracle
12 25 (35.71%) JIRA
13 22 (31.43%) Open Source
14 21 (30.00%) Confluence
14 21 (30.00%) Microservices
15 19 (27.14%) RUP
16 18 (25.71%) Oracle OWB
16 18 (25.71%) Waterfall
16 18 (25.71%) Project Planning
16 18 (25.71%) Docker
17 17 (24.29%) Graphite
17 17 (24.29%) ELK Stack
17 17 (24.29%) Hystrix
17 17 (24.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (24.29%) ClearQuest
18 16 (22.86%) WSO2
18 16 (22.86%) WireMock
19 14 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery

Java Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 21 (30.00%) Confluence
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.29%) nginx
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) HTTP
2 7 (10.00%) LDAP
3 2 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (64.29%) MongoDB
2 18 (25.71%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) Maven
2 34 (48.57%) Git (software)
3 25 (35.71%) JIRA
4 17 (24.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (24.29%) ClearQuest
5 12 (17.14%) SoapUI
6 5 (7.14%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.86%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.43%) CA Gen
9 1 (1.43%) JUnit
9 1 (1.43%) Protractor
General
1 5 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (1.43%) Automotive
2 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (65.71%) Spring
2 41 (58.57%) Spring Boot
3 33 (47.14%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (24.29%) ELK Stack
4 17 (24.29%) Hystrix
5 16 (22.86%) WireMock
6 13 (18.57%) XML
7 11 (15.71%) J2EE
8 10 (14.29%) Play Framework
8 10 (14.29%) REST
8 10 (14.29%) XSL
9 8 (11.43%) JSON
10 7 (10.00%) Swagger
11 6 (8.57%) HTML
11 6 (8.57%) Node.js
12 5 (7.14%) Java EE
13 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.71%) Apache Flex
13 4 (5.71%) Web Services
14 3 (4.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) Unix
3 5 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 22 (31.43%) Open Source
4 21 (30.00%) Microservices
5 19 (27.14%) RUP
6 18 (25.71%) Project Planning
6 18 (25.71%) Waterfall
7 14 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (14.29%) TDD
9 8 (11.43%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
11 4 (5.71%) Use Case
12 3 (4.29%) SDLC
12 3 (4.29%) SOA
13 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.86%) Defect Tracking
13 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.86%) OWASP
13 2 (2.86%) Static Code Analysis
13 2 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (47.14%) SQL
3 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) PHP
4 10 (14.29%) Scala
5 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.14%) C++
7 5 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Docker
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (58.57%) Puppet
2 17 (24.29%) Graphite
3 8 (11.43%) Consul
4 6 (8.57%) Grafana
5 2 (2.86%) Ansible
5 2 (2.86%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.43%) Kibana
6 1 (1.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Oracle
2 16 (22.86%) WSO2
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (4.29%) Informatica
5 2 (2.86%) Endeca
5 2 (2.86%) hybris
6 1 (1.43%) BEA
6 1 (1.43%) Pega
6 1 (1.43%) webMethods