The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Architect
Rank 426 426 434
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £385 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
21805 21262 22113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15767 14589 15407
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 391 398
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Java Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Canary Wharf - 2 £478 -
Docklands, London - 1 £395 -
Java Software Architect
England

Java Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Java Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (80.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
5 6 (60.00%) Spring
5 6 (60.00%) REST
5 6 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 5 (50.00%) JTA
6 5 (50.00%) JPA
6 5 (50.00%) XML Messaging
6 5 (50.00%) Content Management
6 5 (50.00%) Workflow
6 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 5 (50.00%) Web Services
7 4 (40.00%) XSL
7 4 (40.00%) JMS
7 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (40.00%) SDLC
8 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (30.00%) Java EE
8 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (30.00%) Maven
8 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
8 3 (30.00%) Liferay
8 3 (30.00%) JUnit
8 3 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow

Java Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Java Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) Liferay
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) JPA
3 5 (50.00%) JTA
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) XML Messaging
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (40.00%) XSL
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) XSD
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Content Management
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) BPMN
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
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