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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 133 125 131
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 21 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.65% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 5
Average daily rate £550 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £480 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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 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
3535 3063 2669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.27% 94.07% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2124 1709 1354
Average daily rate £385 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 188 204
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
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 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
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 13 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
Cheshire +9 16 £550 +31.10%
Manchester -17 3 £525 +10.52% 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Java Architect
England

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (46.67%) Internet
4 19 (42.22%) Mentoring
5 17 (37.78%) ISO 9001
5 17 (37.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (28.89%) Spring
8 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.22%) Billing
11 8 (17.78%) HTML
11 8 (17.78%) RESTful
11 8 (17.78%) Microservices
12 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle
12 7 (15.56%) Web Services
13 6 (13.33%) Unix
13 6 (13.33%) Linux
13 6 (13.33%) JBoss
13 6 (13.33%) Python
13 6 (13.33%) Migration
13 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
14 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
14 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (11.11%) Scrum
14 5 (11.11%) CSS
15 4 (8.89%) .NET
15 4 (8.89%) Maven
15 4 (8.89%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (13.33%) JBoss
2 3 (6.67%) Node.js
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) nginx
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) Maven
3 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.22%) Hudson
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Spring
2 8 (17.78%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) RESTful
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
4 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 4 (8.89%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.89%) JSON
6 3 (6.67%) HTML5
6 3 (6.67%) J2EE
6 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.44%) Play Framework
7 2 (4.44%) SOAP
7 2 (4.44%) Spring Batch
7 2 (4.44%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE 5
8 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.22%) REST
8 1 (2.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) Mentoring
3 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (17.78%) Microservices
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) SOA
7 3 (6.67%) TDD
8 2 (4.44%) BDD
8 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) OO
8 2 (4.44%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (2.22%) Business Analytics
9 1 (2.22%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.22%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) ISO 9001
1 17 (37.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
1 2 (4.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Graylog
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Apigee
2 1 (2.22%) ATG
2 1 (2.22%) hybris
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
2 1 (2.22%) Sun
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