The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Java Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Architect
England / London
Rank 389 410 407
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 8 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.042% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.044% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Median daily rate £650 £385 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.83% +0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £375 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18108 20378 20221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12974 14446 14220
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 308 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Java Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Software Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Architect across the London region.

Java Software Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Java Software Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Java Software Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java Software 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 Software Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Docklands, London -2 2 £483 +10.53%
City of London - 1 £650 - 1
Java Software Architect
England

Java Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Java Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) SOA
4 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (53.33%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (53.33%) OO
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Spring
5 8 (53.33%) Software Architecture
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (46.67%) J2EE
6 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (46.67%) UML
7 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (40.00%) IBM
7 6 (40.00%) ISEB
7 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) Sybase
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
7 6 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (33.33%) Coaching
8 5 (33.33%) Docker

Java Software 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 8 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) JBoss
5 1 (6.67%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Kafka
5 5 (33.33%) Node.js
5 5 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Flex
6 4 (26.67%) BlazeDS
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
6 4 (26.67%) XSL
6 4 (26.67%) XSLT
7 2 (13.33%) Struts
8 1 (6.67%) JDBC
8 1 (6.67%) JMS
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) SOA
2 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) OO
3 8 (53.33%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (53.33%) Software Architecture
4 7 (46.67%) UML
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
5 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (33.33%) Coaching
6 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 4 (26.67%) ArchiMate
7 4 (26.67%) Microservices
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) API Integration
8 3 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) ActionScript
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PA-DSS
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) Sybase
3 4 (26.67%) Adobe
4 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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