The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Architect
Rank 245 237 247
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Architect 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.012% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.013% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £459
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +14.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £538 £459
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +17.16%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8765 7983 8840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 92.94% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4936 4270 4159
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £216 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 493 627
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.25 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

J2EE Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE Architect across the South East region.

J2EE Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

J2EE Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Architect across the South East region.

J2EE Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

J2EE Architect
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited J2EE 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 J2EE Architect in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) FitNesse
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) jMock
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

J2EE Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited J2EE 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 J2EE Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) FitNesse
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) jMock
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet