The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank 36 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.77% 0.28% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.28% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £507 £475 £600
% change year-on-year
+6.63% -20.83%
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 Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
372 352 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.90% 97.78% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 231 129
Average daily rate £425 £400 £422
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 8
Average hourly rate £16.35 £12.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.42% -59.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.70 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Java Architect
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle