The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 70 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.76% 0.16% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.17% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £517 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £533 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.60% +11.11%
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 587 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.79% 94.37% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 355 222
Average daily rate £380 £350 £282
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 54
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Java Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
Tyne and Wear - 6 £517 -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
6 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (40.00%) Play Framework
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (40.00%) Marketing
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (33.33%) ArchiMate
7 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) Confluence
8 4 (26.67%) Scala
8 4 (26.67%) Open Source
8 4 (26.67%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) Selenium
8 4 (26.67%) BC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Cucumber

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Jetty
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) IPsec
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Log4j
General
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) Play Framework
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) Java EE
4 4 (26.67%) JSON
4 4 (26.67%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) Django
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) Servlets
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (6.67%) EJB
7 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.67%) JavaBeans
7 1 (6.67%) JSP
7 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (26.67%) Microservices
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) Content Management
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) Scala
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) BC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Axway
1 1 (6.67%) Genesys
1 1 (6.67%) Informatica
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Siebel
1 1 (6.67%) Sun
1 1 (6.67%) VMware