The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 106 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Median daily rate £550 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +8.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1699 1772 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.81% 94.91% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1029 808
Median daily rate £400 £377 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 73 57
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.75 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Java 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 Manchester region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Django
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Website Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Ant
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Website Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft