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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Architect
Rank 423 431 429
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £471 £375 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.66% -42.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Software 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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

Java Software Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java Software Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Java Software Architect Hourly Rate Trend 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 7 December 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
Docklands, London 0 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Java Software Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) SOA
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (61.54%) Software Architecture
4 8 (61.54%) Spring
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) UML
5 7 (53.85%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (53.85%) OO
5 7 (53.85%) J2EE
6 6 (46.15%) Sybase
6 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) XSL
6 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
6 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
6 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
6 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (46.15%) IBM
6 6 (46.15%) ISEB
6 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
6 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (38.46%) JIRA
7 5 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (38.46%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (38.46%) REST
7 5 (38.46%) Java EE

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 9 (69.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Gradle
4 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 1 (7.69%) Protractor
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
4 6 (46.15%) XSL
5 5 (38.46%) Java EE
5 5 (38.46%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Flex
6 4 (30.77%) BlazeDS
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XSLT
7 2 (15.38%) Struts
7 2 (15.38%) XML Messaging
7 2 (15.38%) XSD
8 1 (7.69%) Java SE
8 1 (7.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SOA
2 8 (61.54%) Software Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (53.85%) UML
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
5 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (38.46%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (30.77%) ArchiMate
6 4 (30.77%) Coaching
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
8 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (15.38%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) ActionScript
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PA-DSS
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Sybase
3 4 (30.77%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat