The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 368 356 403
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +47
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 83 86 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 57 27
Median daily rate £550 £575 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £463 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
21848 22430 23088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.69% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15549 15723 15679
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 332 445
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Java Architect in the job title.

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 26 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 6 £1,000 +60.00% 5
Croydon -11 2 £475 -
Feltham - 1 £563 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Java Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (25.29%) Spring
4 42 (24.14%) Web Services
4 42 (24.14%) XML
4 42 (24.14%) REST
5 36 (20.69%) Oracle
5 36 (20.69%) SOA
6 34 (19.54%) JavaScript
7 32 (18.39%) Scrum
7 32 (18.39%) Open Source
8 31 (17.82%) Java EE
9 30 (17.24%) AngularJS
10 29 (16.67%) Finance
11 28 (16.09%) HTML
11 28 (16.09%) TDD
11 28 (16.09%) SDLC
12 27 (15.52%) Linux
13 26 (14.94%) Banking
13 26 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
14 25 (14.37%) RESTful
14 25 (14.37%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (14.37%) JMS
15 23 (13.22%) E-Commerce
15 23 (13.22%) Hibernate
16 22 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (12.07%) SOAP
17 21 (12.07%) DevOps
18 20 (11.49%) Microservices
18 20 (11.49%) NoSQL

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (10.92%) WebLogic
2 14 (8.05%) Mule
3 13 (7.47%) CMS
4 11 (6.32%) JBoss
5 9 (5.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (4.60%) WebSphere
7 7 (4.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (4.02%) Apache Solr
8 6 (3.45%) Apache
8 6 (3.45%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.87%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.87%) Confluence
9 5 (2.87%) nginx
9 5 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.30%) Apache Pig
10 4 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.72%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (1.15%) GemFire
12 2 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) HipChat
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.60%) GitHub
5 7 (4.02%) SaaS
6 2 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.57%) Heroku
7 1 (0.57%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.57%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) HTTP
2 6 (3.45%) FTP
3 5 (2.87%) LDAP
4 3 (1.72%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.57%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.57%) Skype
5 1 (0.57%) SNMP
5 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.49%) NoSQL
2 18 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.77%) Hadoop
4 16 (9.20%) Oracle Database
5 15 (8.62%) Big Data
6 12 (6.90%) Hazelcast
7 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.02%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.87%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.87%) DB2
10 5 (2.87%) MySQL
11 3 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.72%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.72%) HBase
11 3 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.20%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.62%) JIRA
3 15 (8.62%) Maven
4 8 (4.60%) JUnit
5 6 (3.45%) Hudson
5 6 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.30%) Protractor
6 4 (2.30%) Subversion
7 3 (1.72%) Selenium
8 2 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.15%) Capybara
8 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.15%) Gradle
8 2 (1.15%) jMock
8 2 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.15%) TestNG
8 2 (1.15%) webpack
9 1 (0.57%) DbUnit
General
1 29 (16.67%) Finance
2 26 (14.94%) Banking
3 11 (6.32%) Retail
4 7 (4.02%) Marketing
5 4 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Games
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.29%) Spring
2 42 (24.14%) REST
2 42 (24.14%) Web Services
2 42 (24.14%) XML
3 31 (17.82%) Java EE
4 30 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 28 (16.09%) HTML
6 25 (14.37%) JMS
6 25 (14.37%) RESTful
7 23 (13.22%) Hibernate
8 21 (12.07%) SOAP
9 16 (9.20%) .NET
9 16 (9.20%) CSS
9 16 (9.20%) Middleware
10 15 (8.62%) HTML5
10 15 (8.62%) JSON
11 14 (8.05%) XSL
12 13 (7.47%) Node.js
13 12 (6.90%) J2EE
14 11 (6.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.45%) Blog
3 6 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.87%) Derivative
5 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.30%) Fintech
5 4 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.72%) DataPower
6 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.72%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.15%) CMDB
7 2 (1.15%) Equities
8 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.57%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.57%) PKI
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.52%) Linux
2 9 (5.17%) Unix
3 3 (1.72%) Windows
4 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.69%) SOA
3 32 (18.39%) Open Source
3 32 (18.39%) Scrum
4 28 (16.09%) SDLC
4 28 (16.09%) TDD
5 25 (14.37%) Technical Architecture
6 23 (13.22%) E-Commerce
7 22 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (12.07%) DevOps
9 20 (11.49%) Microservices
10 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (9.77%) UML
12 16 (9.20%) Data Modelling
13 14 (8.05%) Kanban
13 14 (8.05%) OO
14 12 (6.90%) API Design
14 12 (6.90%) Content Management
15 11 (6.32%) BDD
15 11 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (19.54%) JavaScript
3 19 (10.92%) SQL
4 13 (7.47%) Groovy
5 10 (5.75%) PHP
6 9 (5.17%) Scala
7 8 (4.60%) Python
8 6 (3.45%) XQuery
9 5 (2.87%) C++
10 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.15%) C#
11 2 (1.15%) ES6
11 2 (1.15%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) Clojure
12 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.57%) R
12 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.72%) MBA
3 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) CITP
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.77%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) ISO20022
2 3 (1.72%) SEPA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (6.90%) Docker
2 3 (1.72%) HDFS
3 2 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.57%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.57%) vCloud
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.45%) Ansible
1 6 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.15%) Grafana
2 2 (1.15%) Graphite
2 2 (1.15%) Kibana
2 2 (1.15%) logstash
3 1 (0.57%) Ambari
3 1 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.57%) Nagios
3 1 (0.57%) Oozie
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Salt
3 1 (0.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (20.69%) Oracle
2 12 (6.90%) Google
3 9 (5.17%) AppDynamics
3 9 (5.17%) MuleSoft
4 7 (4.02%) Adobe
5 5 (2.87%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.87%) IBM
5 5 (2.87%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.87%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.30%) Teradata
7 3 (1.72%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.72%) hybris
7 3 (1.72%) Informatica
7 3 (1.72%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.15%) Pega
8 2 (1.15%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.15%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) ATG
9 1 (0.57%) BEA
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix