The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 389 401 397
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 39 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 29
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£525 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £373 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java Architect
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22291 22532 23252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.61% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15700 15338 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 423 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Java Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Java Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
City of London +5 5 £588 -21.66% 3
Croydon - 2 - -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (40.51%) Spring
3 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.97%) Oracle
4 28 (35.44%) Finance
5 26 (32.91%) J2EE
6 23 (29.11%) SQL
7 22 (27.85%) Linux
8 19 (24.05%) Open Source
9 18 (22.78%) SOA
10 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
10 17 (21.52%) Banking
10 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (21.52%) Jenkins
11 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
11 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
11 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
11 16 (20.25%) DevOps
12 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
12 15 (18.99%) Scrum
12 15 (18.99%) HTML
13 14 (17.72%) MVC
14 12 (15.19%) Maven
14 12 (15.19%) JIRA
14 12 (15.19%) JBoss
14 12 (15.19%) Apache
14 12 (15.19%) Tomcat
14 12 (15.19%) HTML5
14 12 (15.19%) Microservices
15 11 (13.92%) MongoDB

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 12 (15.19%) JBoss
1 12 (15.19%) Apache
1 12 (15.19%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.92%) Mule
2 11 (13.92%) nginx
3 10 (12.66%) Node.js
4 9 (11.39%) WebLogic
5 8 (10.13%) WebSphere
5 8 (10.13%) Jetty
5 8 (10.13%) Mule ESB
6 7 (8.86%) Apache TomEE
6 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (8.86%) Tornado
6 7 (8.86%) WildFly
6 7 (8.86%) GlassFish
6 7 (8.86%) Apache Solr
6 7 (8.86%) Confluence
6 7 (8.86%) iPlanet
7 6 (7.59%) Alfresco
7 6 (7.59%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.86%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.80%) GitHub
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.27%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.27%) Force.com
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.27%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Kerberos
2 7 (8.86%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (8.86%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.39%) MySQL
3 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.13%) Redis
5 7 (8.86%) Riak
5 7 (8.86%) Big Data
5 7 (8.86%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (7.59%) Infinispan
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.06%) HBase
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.06%) Impala
9 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.80%) DB2
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Jenkins
2 12 (15.19%) Maven
2 12 (15.19%) JIRA
3 11 (13.92%) JUnit
3 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.39%) Selenium
5 8 (10.13%) JMeter
6 7 (8.86%) Mocha
6 7 (8.86%) SonarQube
6 7 (8.86%) Gerrit
6 7 (8.86%) Gradle
6 7 (8.86%) Artifactory
7 5 (6.33%) Hudson
8 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.06%) Ant
9 2 (2.53%) Subversion
10 1 (1.27%) RSpec
10 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.27%) Mockito
10 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.51%) Spring
2 26 (32.91%) J2EE
3 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
4 15 (18.99%) HTML
4 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
5 12 (15.19%) HTML5
6 11 (13.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (13.92%) Spring MVC
7 10 (12.66%) Ajax
8 9 (11.39%) JSON
8 9 (11.39%) Spring Security
8 9 (11.39%) CSS
8 9 (11.39%) Struts
8 9 (11.39%) REST
9 8 (10.13%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (10.13%) jQuery
9 8 (10.13%) Web Services
9 8 (10.13%) JDBC
10 7 (8.86%) XML
10 7 (8.86%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) W3C
2 4 (5.06%) Market Risk
3 3 (3.80%) Blog
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Clustering
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Ubuntu
2 7 (8.86%) CentOS
2 7 (8.86%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Open Source
3 18 (22.78%) SOA
4 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.25%) DevOps
6 15 (18.99%) Scrum
7 14 (17.72%) MVC
8 12 (15.19%) Microservices
9 10 (12.66%) Functional Programming
9 10 (12.66%) TDD
9 10 (12.66%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.13%) Validation
10 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
11 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
12 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (7.59%) Document Management
12 6 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) SQL
3 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.59%) Scala
5 5 (6.33%) Groovy
6 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Clojure
8 1 (1.27%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.86%) Squid
2 7 (8.86%) Varnish
2 7 (8.86%) vCloud
3 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.06%) HDFS
5 1 (1.27%) NFS
5 1 (1.27%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) ZABBIX
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
1 7 (8.86%) HAProxy
1 7 (8.86%) Ansible
1 7 (8.86%) logstash
1 7 (8.86%) Salt
1 7 (8.86%) Kibana
1 7 (8.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
3 7 (8.86%) Pega
3 7 (8.86%) Splunk
4 6 (7.59%) Twitter
5 3 (3.80%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) ATG
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.27%) Solace
7 1 (1.27%) Demandware
7 1 (1.27%) hybris