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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 361 370 398
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 71 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 23
Average daily rate £563 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £443 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £680 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +42 13 £475 +2.70% 5
Bromley -12 5 £825 +32.00%
Canary Wharf - 4 £525 -
Croydon - 2 £550 -
Clapham - 2 £450 -
Docklands, London - 1 £395 -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.26%) Spring
4 36 (26.09%) Oracle
5 32 (23.19%) REST
6 29 (21.01%) Finance
7 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 23 (16.67%) Java EE
9 21 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (14.49%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (14.49%) Open Source
10 20 (14.49%) TDD
10 20 (14.49%) Web Services
10 20 (14.49%) XML
10 20 (14.49%) Linux
10 20 (14.49%) SOA
11 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
11 19 (13.77%) Microservices
11 19 (13.77%) SDLC
12 18 (13.04%) Scrum
12 18 (13.04%) SOAP
13 17 (12.32%) SQL
13 17 (12.32%) JMS
13 17 (12.32%) RESTful
14 16 (11.59%) Security Cleared
14 16 (11.59%) Hibernate
15 15 (10.87%) Banking
15 15 (10.87%) E-Commerce
15 15 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (10.14%) MongoDB

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (10.14%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.97%) Mule
3 7 (5.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.35%) Apache
4 6 (4.35%) Node.js
5 5 (3.62%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.62%) CMS
6 4 (2.90%) Liferay
6 4 (2.90%) nginx
6 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.17%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.17%) Mule ESB
7 3 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.45%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.45%) JBoss
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.62%) GitHub
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.72%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.72%) Heroku
5 1 (0.72%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.72%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.72%) Route 53
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.72%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) LDAP
3 2 (1.45%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) MongoDB
2 13 (9.42%) Big Data
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.52%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.07%) MySQL
5 7 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.90%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.17%) DB2
8 3 (2.17%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.72%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (0.72%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.97%) Maven
3 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.07%) JIRA
4 7 (5.07%) JUnit
5 4 (2.90%) Hudson
6 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.45%) JMeter
6 2 (1.45%) Selenium
6 2 (1.45%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.45%) TestNG
7 1 (0.72%) Ant
7 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.72%) Gradle
7 1 (0.72%) Grunt
7 1 (0.72%) jMock
7 1 (0.72%) Mockito
7 1 (0.72%) Subversion
7 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 15 (10.87%) Banking
3 10 (7.25%) Retail
4 7 (5.07%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.90%) Front Office
5 4 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.17%) Marketing
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.26%) Spring
2 32 (23.19%) REST
3 23 (16.67%) Java EE
4 20 (14.49%) Web Services
4 20 (14.49%) XML
5 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
6 18 (13.04%) SOAP
7 17 (12.32%) JMS
7 17 (12.32%) RESTful
8 16 (11.59%) Hibernate
9 12 (8.70%) .NET
9 12 (8.70%) HTML
9 12 (8.70%) JSON
10 10 (7.25%) Ajax
10 10 (7.25%) J2EE
11 9 (6.52%) JPA
12 8 (5.80%) CSS
12 8 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (5.07%) Apache Camel
13 7 (5.07%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.90%) Blog
4 3 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.17%) Fintech
4 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.45%) DataPower
5 2 (1.45%) Derivative
5 2 (1.45%) Equities
5 2 (1.45%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.45%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.72%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.49%) Linux
2 8 (5.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.72%) AIX
3 1 (0.72%) Windows
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.49%) Open Source
2 20 (14.49%) SOA
2 20 (14.49%) TDD
2 20 (14.49%) Technical Architecture
3 19 (13.77%) Microservices
3 19 (13.77%) SDLC
4 18 (13.04%) Scrum
5 15 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 13 (9.42%) OO
7 12 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (7.97%) Content Management
8 11 (7.97%) Workflow
9 10 (7.25%) BDD
9 10 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.52%) DevOps
10 9 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.52%) Open Source Development
11 8 (5.80%) Software Architecture
12 7 (5.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 17 (12.32%) SQL
4 9 (6.52%) Groovy
5 4 (2.90%) Python
5 4 (2.90%) Scala
6 3 (2.17%) C++
7 2 (1.45%) C
7 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.45%) Ruby
8 1 (0.72%) AWK
8 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.72%) Clojure
8 1 (0.72%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.72%) sed
8 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) Degree
5 2 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.14%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.45%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.72%) Nagios
2 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (26.09%) Oracle
2 13 (9.42%) Google
3 9 (6.52%) MuleSoft
4 6 (4.35%) IBM
5 4 (2.90%) AppDynamics
5 4 (2.90%) ATG
6 3 (2.17%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.17%) Teradata
7 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.45%) Siebel
8 1 (0.72%) Informatica
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.72%) Remedy
8 1 (0.72%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) Sybase
8 1 (0.72%) Talend
8 1 (0.72%) webMethods
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