The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java/J2EE Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Architect
Rank 55 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Architect 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £550
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java/J2EE Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 596 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 94.90% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 307 390
Average daily rate £390 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 47 41
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Java/J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java/J2EE Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect across the Hertfordshire region.

Java/J2EE Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Architect in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch

Java/J2EE Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Couchbase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java