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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 363 390 387
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 39 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.066% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.071% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 10
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£550 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £525 £488
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
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
20188 21161 20446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.06% 92.87% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 14901 13771
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 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 380 457
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +25 14 £500 -16.66% 5
Croydon - 6 £543 -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (47.17%) Oracle
3 23 (43.40%) J2EE
4 20 (37.74%) Spring
5 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (32.08%) Linux
7 16 (30.19%) Finance
7 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.19%) SOA
8 14 (26.42%) SQL
9 13 (24.53%) Scrum
10 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
11 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
11 11 (20.75%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (20.75%) Functional Programming
11 11 (20.75%) Open Source
11 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
11 11 (20.75%) MVC
12 10 (18.87%) Spring MVC
12 10 (18.87%) Node.js
13 9 (16.98%) JIRA
13 9 (16.98%) JBoss
14 8 (15.09%) Struts
14 8 (15.09%) Maven
14 8 (15.09%) Java EE
14 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
14 8 (15.09%) DevOps
15 7 (13.21%) Microservices
15 7 (13.21%) Scala

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (20.75%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (18.87%) Node.js
3 9 (16.98%) JBoss
4 7 (13.21%) Mule
4 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
4 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
5 6 (11.32%) Apache
5 6 (11.32%) Confluence
5 6 (11.32%) nginx
5 6 (11.32%) Mule ESB
6 5 (9.43%) Tornado
6 5 (9.43%) Apache TomEE
6 5 (9.43%) WildFly
6 5 (9.43%) Jetty
6 5 (9.43%) GlassFish
6 5 (9.43%) iPlanet
7 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
7 4 (7.55%) Alfresco
7 4 (7.55%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.89%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) OpenShift
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.89%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MySQL
1 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (11.32%) Couchbase
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.43%) Redis
2 5 (9.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) Riak
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.55%) Infinispan
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.98%) JIRA
3 8 (15.09%) Maven
3 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.21%) Selenium
4 7 (13.21%) JUnit
5 6 (11.32%) JMeter
6 5 (9.43%) Gradle
6 5 (9.43%) Artifactory
6 5 (9.43%) SonarQube
6 5 (9.43%) Mocha
6 5 (9.43%) Gerrit
7 3 (5.66%) Subversion
7 3 (5.66%) Ant
8 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.77%) Hudson
9 1 (1.89%) RSpec
9 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) J2EE
2 20 (37.74%) Spring
3 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
4 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
5 10 (18.87%) Spring MVC
6 8 (15.09%) Struts
6 8 (15.09%) Java EE
7 7 (13.21%) Ajax
8 6 (11.32%) HTML
8 6 (11.32%) XML
8 6 (11.32%) CSS
8 6 (11.32%) JDBC
8 6 (11.32%) REST
9 5 (9.43%) Ember.js
9 5 (9.43%) JAX-RS
9 5 (9.43%) RESTEasy
9 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (9.43%) Apache Camel
9 5 (9.43%) React
9 5 (9.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) W3C
2 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) CentOS
2 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) SOA
3 13 (24.53%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.75%) Functional Programming
5 11 (20.75%) Open Source
5 11 (20.75%) MVC
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
7 7 (13.21%) Microservices
7 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.32%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Validation
9 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.55%) Document Management
10 4 (7.55%) Data Virtualisation
11 3 (5.66%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
11 3 (5.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Scala
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Varnish
1 5 (9.43%) vCloud
1 5 (9.43%) Squid
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Salt
1 5 (9.43%) Kibana
1 5 (9.43%) Ansible
1 5 (9.43%) HAProxy
1 5 (9.43%) Rundeck
1 5 (9.43%) logstash
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
1 5 (9.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) Splunk
3 5 (9.43%) Pega
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
4 4 (7.55%) TIBCO
4 4 (7.55%) Twitter
5 1 (1.89%) ATG
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
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