The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Architect
England / North West
Rank 126 130 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 10 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.67% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 20
Median daily rate £438 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2496 3594 3102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.87% 94.98% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1560 2142 1701
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 195 198
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.28% +48.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +18 6 £438 -20.45% 2
Manchester +7 3 £450 -14.28% 1
Lancashire +7 1 £575 +56.67%
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 North West region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) J2EE
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Microservices
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability
7 4 (30.77%) JSON
8 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (23.08%) Spring
8 3 (23.08%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) RESTful
9 2 (15.38%) API Design
9 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (15.38%) Material Design
9 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
9 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (15.38%) Coaching
9 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (15.38%) Big Data

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) CruiseControl
1 2 (15.38%) EasyMock
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JBehave
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Mockito
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) J2EE
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) Express
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
5 2 (15.38%) JMX
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) OSGi
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) AIX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Microservices
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Capistrano
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Actimize
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