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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 389 394 381
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 25 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.15% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 17
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£475 £500 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £450 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £600 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 August 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 29 August 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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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% 6
Westminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) J2EE
2 15 (37.50%) Banking
3 13 (32.50%) Spring
4 12 (30.00%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 9 (22.50%) SOA
7 7 (17.50%) JMS
7 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking
7 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
7 7 (17.50%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) TDD
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
8 6 (15.00%) BDD
8 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.00%) XML
8 6 (15.00%) UNIX
8 6 (15.00%) OO
9 5 (12.50%) UML
9 5 (12.50%) Servlets
9 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 5 (12.50%) EJB
9 5 (12.50%) Apache
9 5 (12.50%) Scala
9 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
10 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (10.00%) Linux

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JUnit
1 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) JBehave
2 1 (2.50%) Mockito
2 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.50%) Log4j
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 15 (37.50%) Banking
2 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 3 (7.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) J2EE
2 13 (32.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) JMS
3 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.00%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) EJB
5 5 (12.50%) Servlets
6 4 (10.00%) HTML
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) JDBC
7 3 (7.50%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) Apache Camel
8 2 (5.00%) Play Framework
8 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.00%) Akka
8 2 (5.00%) OSGi
8 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Derivative
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) UNIX
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) MVS
4 1 (2.50%) VME
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) SOA
2 7 (17.50%) Scrum
2 7 (17.50%) TDD
2 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
3 6 (15.00%) BDD
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.00%) OO
4 5 (12.50%) UML
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Kanban
6 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (12.50%) Scala
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.50%) XQuery
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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