The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Architect
Rank 247 257 228
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 15 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 10
Median daily rate £494 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £375 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £660 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £501 £486
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 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
8322 9076 8678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.26% 94.77% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4961 5328 4688
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 429 434
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.46 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.29 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java 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 Java Architect across the South East region.

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Java 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 Java Architect across the South East region.

Java Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Java Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Sussex -1 7 £513 -
Berkshire - 6 £450 - 1
Java Architect
England

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 South East region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (52.17%) Spring
3 20 (43.48%) Web Services
4 14 (30.43%) API Integration
5 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
6 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) Java EE
7 7 (15.22%) JUnit
8 6 (13.04%) Oracle
8 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
9 5 (10.87%) SQL
9 5 (10.87%) RESTful
9 5 (10.87%) Selenium
10 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
10 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
10 4 (8.70%) Scrum
10 4 (8.70%) Information Security
10 4 (8.70%) OOP
10 4 (8.70%) OO
11 3 (6.52%) JBoss
11 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (6.52%) XML
11 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.52%) SOA
11 3 (6.52%) J2EE
11 3 (6.52%) C
11 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (6.52%) JBehave

Java Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (6.52%) JBoss
1 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Documentum
2 1 (2.17%) Mule
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Selenium
3 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.52%) JBehave
4 3 (6.52%) TestNG
5 1 (2.17%) Ant
5 1 (2.17%) AppScan
5 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.17%) Gradle
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) Metasploit
5 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) Spring
2 20 (43.48%) Web Services
3 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
4 8 (17.39%) Java EE
5 5 (10.87%) RESTful
6 3 (6.52%) J2EE
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) JAX-RS
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware
7 2 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (2.17%) Ajax
8 1 (2.17%) CSS
8 1 (2.17%) Flash
8 1 (2.17%) HTML
8 1 (2.17%) jQuery
8 1 (2.17%) RAML
8 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) API Integration
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.70%) Information Security
3 4 (8.70%) OO
3 4 (8.70%) OOP
3 4 (8.70%) Scrum
4 3 (6.52%) API Design
4 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.52%) Microservices
4 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (6.52%) Open Source
4 3 (6.52%) SOA
4 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.52%) Web Development
5 2 (4.35%) API Development
5 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.35%) Functional Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) CEH
2 1 (2.17%) CISA
2 1 (2.17%) CISM
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) CRISC
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) GIAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Nessus
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Pega
2 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.17%) Veracode