The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 124 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 23 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.066% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.071% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 0
Average daily rate
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£470 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3395 2814 2315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.37% 93.43% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1973 1519 1101
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 163 174
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Java Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +5 16 £450 -
Cheshire - 5 £550 - 1
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) JBoss
2 11 (42.31%) Apache Camel
3 10 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 10 (38.46%) Spring
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) Middleware
4 9 (34.62%) SOA
4 9 (34.62%) SOAP
4 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) REST
5 8 (30.77%) UNIX
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) UML
7 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (23.08%) Liferay
8 5 (19.23%) Squid
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) J2EE
9 4 (15.38%) WSDL
9 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (15.38%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (11.54%) Scala
10 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.54%) EJB
10 3 (11.54%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (42.31%) JBoss
2 6 (23.08%) Liferay
3 4 (15.38%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Apache Camel
2 10 (38.46%) Spring
2 10 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 9 (34.62%) Middleware
3 9 (34.62%) SOAP
3 9 (34.62%) REST
4 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (15.38%) WSDL
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) J2EE
5 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (11.54%) JSF
6 3 (11.54%) JPA
6 3 (11.54%) EJB
6 3 (11.54%) JSP
7 2 (7.69%) CORBA
7 2 (7.69%) Apache CXF
8 1 (3.85%) OSGi
8 1 (3.85%) Drools
8 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) UNIX
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) SOA
1 9 (34.62%) TDD
2 7 (26.92%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Kanban
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Scala
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
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