The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 399 366 379
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 13 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 24
Average daily rate £550 £538 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £468 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.95% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Java Architect
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 4 £700 +27.27% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) Spring
3 18 (35.29%) J2EE
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (29.41%) Banking
5 14 (27.45%) SQL
6 13 (25.49%) TDD
6 13 (25.49%) Maven
7 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 12 (23.53%) Oracle
8 11 (21.57%) C#
8 11 (21.57%) Scrum
9 10 (19.61%) Apache Camel
9 10 (19.61%) OO
10 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (15.69%) JIRA
11 8 (15.69%) Apache
11 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (13.73%) Confluence
12 7 (13.73%) JBoss
12 7 (13.73%) C++
12 7 (13.73%) Sybase
12 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
12 7 (13.73%) SOA
12 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
12 7 (13.73%) Apache CXF
12 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (11.76%) JMS

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (15.69%) Apache
2 7 (13.73%) Confluence
2 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.88%) Magnolia
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) CouchDB
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) HBase
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Maven
2 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (15.69%) JIRA
4 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.84%) Hudson
5 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.88%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (3.92%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.96%) Log4j
General
1 15 (29.41%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) Spring
2 18 (35.29%) J2EE
3 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 10 (19.61%) Apache Camel
5 7 (13.73%) Apache CXF
5 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (11.76%) JMS
7 5 (9.80%) Drools
8 4 (7.84%) JPA
8 4 (7.84%) JRules
8 4 (7.84%) Spring Integration
9 3 (5.88%) REST
9 3 (5.88%) Web Services
9 3 (5.88%) HTML
9 3 (5.88%) Java EE
9 3 (5.88%) JSON
9 3 (5.88%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.92%) jQuery
10 2 (3.92%) CSS
10 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) TDD
3 11 (21.57%) Scrum
4 10 (19.61%) OO
5 7 (13.73%) SOA
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
6 6 (11.76%) BDD
7 5 (9.80%) UML
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 4 (7.84%) MVC
9 3 (5.88%) Cash Management
9 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) Kanban
10 2 (3.92%) CMMI
10 2 (3.92%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) C#
4 7 (13.73%) C++
5 6 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) R
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) JBoss
2 7 (13.73%) Sybase
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.80%) Thunderhead
5 3 (5.88%) Informatica
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) VMware
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