The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Technical Architect
Rank 121 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% - 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £425
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2529 2318 2507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.30% 93.73% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1124 1142
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 85 108
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Java Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Java Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Java Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Java Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) ForgeRock
4 1 (16.67%) OpenAM
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) E-business
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis

Java Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Java Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (16.67%) ForgeRock
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) IBM