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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Architect
Rank 581 609 579
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 45 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 2
Median daily rate £488 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - -
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
46767 46633 45417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.73% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30873 29254 28503
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1874 1952
Median hourly rate £17.95 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 May 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 May 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 - 33 £488 -
London +6 8 £433 -
East Midlands - 2 £615 -
East of England - 2 £480 -
South West - 1 £615 -
Java Software Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (70.69%) Spring
3 35 (60.34%) MongoDB
4 32 (55.17%) Puppet
4 32 (55.17%) Spring Boot
5 31 (53.45%) SQL
6 30 (51.72%) Linux
6 30 (51.72%) Software Architecture
7 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (48.28%) Maven
9 27 (46.55%) Oracle
10 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
10 24 (41.38%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (29.31%) JIRA
11 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
11 17 (29.31%) XML
11 17 (29.31%) Microservices
12 16 (27.59%) Confluence
13 15 (25.86%) Docker
14 14 (24.14%) Graphite
14 14 (24.14%) ELK Stack
14 14 (24.14%) Hystrix
14 14 (24.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (20.69%) RUP
15 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
16 11 (18.97%) Open Source
16 11 (18.97%) Project Planning
16 11 (18.97%) XSL
16 11 (18.97%) Oracle OWB
16 11 (18.97%) ClearQuest

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 16 (27.59%) Confluence
2 10 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.62%) Node.js
4 3 (5.17%) Liferay
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTP
2 4 (6.90%) LDAP
3 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (60.34%) MongoDB
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (48.28%) Maven
2 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
3 17 (29.31%) JIRA
4 14 (24.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (18.97%) ClearQuest
6 7 (12.07%) SoapUI
7 5 (8.62%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.45%) JUnit
8 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.72%) CA Gen
9 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (3.45%) Military
1 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (70.69%) Spring
2 32 (55.17%) Spring Boot
3 24 (41.38%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (29.31%) XML
5 14 (24.14%) ELK Stack
5 14 (24.14%) Hystrix
6 11 (18.97%) XSL
7 10 (17.24%) Play Framework
8 9 (15.52%) J2EE
9 8 (13.79%) HTML
9 8 (13.79%) JSON
9 8 (13.79%) REST
9 8 (13.79%) Swagger
10 6 (10.34%) Web Services
11 5 (8.62%) SOAP
12 4 (6.90%) Apache Flex
12 4 (6.90%) JPA
12 4 (6.90%) JTA
12 4 (6.90%) XML Messaging
13 3 (5.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Software Architecture
2 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) Microservices
4 12 (20.69%) RUP
4 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 11 (18.97%) Open Source
5 11 (18.97%) Project Planning
6 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.34%) Content Management
7 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) TDD
8 5 (8.62%) Static Code Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Use Case
8 5 (8.62%) Workflow
9 3 (5.17%) SDLC
9 3 (5.17%) UML
10 2 (3.45%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (3.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (53.45%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 10 (17.24%) Scala
5 9 (15.52%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.45%) C#
7 2 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (55.17%) Puppet
2 14 (24.14%) Graphite
3 7 (12.07%) Grafana
4 2 (3.45%) Ansible
4 2 (3.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) WSO2
3 2 (3.45%) Informatica
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) BEA
4 1 (1.72%) Pega
4 1 (1.72%) webMethods