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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Architect
Rank 600 630 616
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 17 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.014% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Median daily rate £480 £463 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £433 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £493 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -
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
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
London +8 7 £480 -4.00% 2
West Midlands -14 4 - -
East of England - 3 £480 -
South East - 2 £475 - 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 1 October 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) Spring
3 29 (53.70%) Linux
4 26 (48.15%) MongoDB
5 25 (46.30%) Spring Boot
5 25 (46.30%) Maven
6 24 (44.44%) Puppet
6 24 (44.44%) Software Architecture
7 23 (42.59%) SQL
8 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
9 21 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (37.04%) Open Source
10 20 (37.04%) Oracle
11 16 (29.63%) XML
11 16 (29.63%) JIRA
11 16 (29.63%) Microservices
12 13 (24.07%) Confluence
13 12 (22.22%) Project Planning
13 12 (22.22%) RUP
13 12 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
13 12 (22.22%) SoapUI
13 12 (22.22%) Docker
14 11 (20.37%) REST
14 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
14 11 (20.37%) Graphite
14 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (20.37%) ELK Stack
14 11 (20.37%) Hystrix
14 11 (20.37%) WireMock

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 13 (24.07%) Confluence
2 6 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.56%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) HTTP
2 9 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) MongoDB
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (46.30%) Maven
2 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
3 16 (29.63%) JIRA
4 12 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 11 (20.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (20.37%) ClearQuest
6 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
8 2 (3.70%) JUnit
8 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.85%) Ant
9 1 (1.85%) CA Gen
9 1 (1.85%) Gradle
9 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.85%) Protractor
9 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (9.26%) Military
2 1 (1.85%) Automotive
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) Spring
2 25 (46.30%) Spring Boot
3 21 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (29.63%) XML
5 11 (20.37%) ELK Stack
5 11 (20.37%) Hystrix
5 11 (20.37%) REST
5 11 (20.37%) WireMock
6 10 (18.52%) XSL
7 8 (14.81%) J2EE
8 6 (11.11%) HTML
8 6 (11.11%) Java EE
9 5 (9.26%) Web Services
10 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.41%) Apache Flex
10 4 (7.41%) JSON
10 4 (7.41%) Play Framework
11 3 (5.56%) XSD
12 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
12 2 (3.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Software Architecture
3 20 (37.04%) Open Source
4 16 (29.63%) Microservices
5 12 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 12 (22.22%) RUP
6 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
7 10 (18.52%) TDD
8 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.26%) SOA
9 5 (9.26%) UML
10 4 (7.41%) Use Case
11 3 (5.56%) SDLC
12 2 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
12 2 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
12 2 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (3.70%) Physical Data Model
12 2 (3.70%) Scrum
12 2 (3.70%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) PHP
5 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.26%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Scala
8 2 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.85%) PA-DSS
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Docker
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) Puppet
2 11 (20.37%) Graphite
3 8 (14.81%) Consul
4 2 (3.70%) Ansible
4 2 (3.70%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.85%) Grafana
5 1 (1.85%) Kibana
5 1 (1.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) WSO2
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) Endeca
5 2 (3.70%) hybris
5 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 2 (3.70%) Sybase
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.85%) BEA
6 1 (1.85%) Pega
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) webMethods