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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 379 398 387
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 46 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 23
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£550 £513 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £365 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £689 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £600
% change year-on-year
+0.05% -16.66%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 12 £588 -21.66% 3
Croydon - 7 £543 -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 68 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) Oracle
3 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (38.24%) Spring
5 25 (36.76%) Finance
6 23 (33.82%) J2EE
7 22 (32.35%) Linux
8 21 (30.88%) SQL
9 18 (26.47%) SOA
10 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 16 (23.53%) Scrum
11 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 15 (22.06%) AngularJS
12 15 (22.06%) DevOps
12 15 (22.06%) Open Source
13 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
13 14 (20.59%) HTML
14 13 (19.12%) Banking
14 13 (19.12%) MVC
15 12 (17.65%) JIRA
15 12 (17.65%) Functional Programming
16 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
16 11 (16.18%) JBoss
16 11 (16.18%) Apache
16 11 (16.18%) HTML5
16 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
16 11 (16.18%) Spring MVC
16 11 (16.18%) MongoDB
17 10 (14.71%) Node.js

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (16.18%) JBoss
1 11 (16.18%) Apache
2 10 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.71%) Mule
2 10 (14.71%) nginx
2 10 (14.71%) Node.js
3 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.29%) Confluence
4 7 (10.29%) Mule ESB
5 6 (8.82%) Apache TomEE
5 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (8.82%) Tornado
5 6 (8.82%) WildFly
5 6 (8.82%) GlassFish
5 6 (8.82%) Jetty
5 6 (8.82%) iPlanet
6 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
6 5 (7.35%) Alfresco
6 5 (7.35%) Apache Solr
6 5 (7.35%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
1 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.41%) GitHub
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.47%) Force.com
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.47%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) HTTP
1 6 (8.82%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (5.88%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.76%) MySQL
3 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.29%) Redis
3 7 (10.29%) Big Data
3 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.82%) Riak
4 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.35%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (7.35%) Infinispan
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.94%) DB2
8 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.94%) HBase
8 2 (2.94%) Impala
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.65%) JIRA
3 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.71%) JUnit
4 10 (14.71%) Maven
5 8 (11.76%) Selenium
6 7 (10.29%) JMeter
7 6 (8.82%) Mocha
7 6 (8.82%) Gerrit
7 6 (8.82%) Gradle
7 6 (8.82%) Artifactory
7 6 (8.82%) SonarQube
8 5 (7.35%) Hudson
9 4 (5.88%) Ant
10 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.94%) Subversion
11 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.47%) RSpec
11 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) Spring
2 23 (33.82%) J2EE
3 15 (22.06%) AngularJS
4 14 (20.59%) HTML
4 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
5 11 (16.18%) Spring MVC
5 11 (16.18%) HTML5
6 9 (13.24%) REST
6 9 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (13.24%) JSON
6 9 (13.24%) CSS
6 9 (13.24%) Struts
7 8 (11.76%) Ajax
8 7 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (8.82%) Restlet
9 6 (8.82%) JAX-RS
9 6 (8.82%) Ember.js
9 6 (8.82%) CSS3
9 6 (8.82%) JSLint
9 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) W3C
2 4 (5.88%) Market Risk
3 3 (4.41%) Blog
4 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.47%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
2 6 (8.82%) CentOS
2 6 (8.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) SOA
3 16 (23.53%) Scrum
3 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (22.06%) Open Source
4 15 (22.06%) DevOps
5 13 (19.12%) MVC
6 12 (17.65%) Functional Programming
7 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
8 10 (14.71%) TDD
9 9 (13.24%) Microservices
10 7 (10.29%) Validation
10 7 (10.29%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.35%) UML
12 5 (7.35%) OO
12 5 (7.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.35%) Scala
5 4 (5.88%) Groovy
6 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) Clojure
7 1 (1.47%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.82%) Squid
1 6 (8.82%) Varnish
1 6 (8.82%) vCloud
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) ZABBIX
1 6 (8.82%) Puppet
1 6 (8.82%) HAProxy
1 6 (8.82%) Ansible
1 6 (8.82%) logstash
1 6 (8.82%) Salt
1 6 (8.82%) Kibana
1 6 (8.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.82%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Pega
3 6 (8.82%) Splunk
4 5 (7.35%) Twitter
5 3 (4.41%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.41%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.94%) ATG
6 2 (2.94%) Google
7 1 (1.47%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.47%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) Demandware
7 1 (1.47%) hybris