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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 386 380 382
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 25 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 26
Average daily rate
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£525 £475 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £433 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £689 £525 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £600 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
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
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 +9 4 £750 +57.89% 2
Westminster - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
3 15 (40.54%) J2EE
4 12 (32.43%) Spring
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
8 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
8 7 (18.92%) JMS
8 7 (18.92%) SOA
9 6 (16.22%) UNIX
9 6 (16.22%) OO
9 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.51%) TDD
10 5 (13.51%) Scala
10 5 (13.51%) BDD
10 5 (13.51%) UML
10 5 (13.51%) Apache
10 5 (13.51%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
10 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
10 5 (13.51%) Scrum
11 4 (10.81%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) C++
11 4 (10.81%) Web Services
11 4 (10.81%) REST
11 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (10.81%) NoSQL

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Log4j
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (43.24%) Banking
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Front Office
4 3 (8.11%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) J2EE
2 12 (32.43%) Spring
3 7 (18.92%) JMS
4 5 (13.51%) XML
4 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.81%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) EJB
6 3 (8.11%) HTML
6 3 (8.11%) JDBC
6 3 (8.11%) Servlets
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
6 3 (8.11%) Apache Camel
6 3 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (5.41%) RESTful
7 2 (5.41%) Middleware
7 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
7 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.41%) Akka
7 2 (5.41%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) MVS
4 1 (2.70%) VME
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
2 7 (18.92%) SOA
3 6 (16.22%) OO
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.51%) BDD
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
4 5 (13.51%) UML
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (8.11%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Kanban
8 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.51%) Scala
4 4 (10.81%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Groovy
6 2 (5.41%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) XQuery
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Sybase
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Informatica
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago