The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had J2EE Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Architect
Rank 597 641 614
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -27
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Architect 24 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.006% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Median daily rate £575 £430 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.72% -18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £426 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £434 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.84 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured J2EE Architect in the job title.

J2EE Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2EE Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE Architect within the UK.

J2EE Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

J2EE Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

J2EE Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

J2EE Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Architect within the UK.

J2EE Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

J2EE Architect
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
England +44 24 £575 +33.72% 1
London +8 12 £625 +43.67%
East of England +8 5 £450 +5.88%
South East - 3 - -
Peterborough - 3 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £425 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Essex +5 1 - -
Shropshire -2 1 £600 -
West Midlands -8 1 £600 -
Telford -10 1 £600 -
Northumbria - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £525 -
Northumberland - 1 - -

J2EE Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, J2EE 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 featuring J2EE Architect in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) J2EE
2 38 (84.44%) Java
3 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (42.22%) Oracle
5 18 (40.00%) SOA
6 17 (37.78%) Spring
7 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
8 13 (28.89%) SQL
8 13 (28.89%) XML
8 13 (28.89%) RESTful
9 12 (26.67%) Adobe
10 11 (24.44%) OO
10 11 (24.44%) .NET
10 11 (24.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
11 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
11 10 (22.22%) UML
11 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 10 (22.22%) JSON
12 9 (20.00%) Finance
12 9 (20.00%) Web Services
13 8 (17.78%) SOAP
13 8 (17.78%) XSL
13 8 (17.78%) XSLT
13 8 (17.78%) Big Data
13 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
13 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
14 7 (15.56%) Microservices
14 7 (15.56%) Logical Data Model
14 7 (15.56%) Physical Data Model

J2EE Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (24.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (13.33%) Confluence
3 4 (8.89%) Apache Solr
3 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.89%) JBoss
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.67%) Documentum
4 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (4.44%) Jetty
5 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Big Data
2 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (8.89%) Neo4j
4 4 (8.89%) OrientDB
4 4 (8.89%) Redis
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) HBase
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.33%) JIRA
3 6 (13.33%) JUnit
3 6 (13.33%) Maven
4 5 (11.11%) Ant
4 5 (11.11%) ClearCase
4 5 (11.11%) Gradle
5 4 (8.89%) ClearQuest
5 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
5 4 (8.89%) SonarQube
6 3 (6.67%) CA Gen
6 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.67%) Selenium
6 3 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.67%) Travis CI
7 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.44%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (37.78%) Spring
3 13 (28.89%) RESTful
3 13 (28.89%) XML
4 11 (24.44%) .NET
5 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 10 (22.22%) JSON
6 9 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
7 8 (17.78%) SOAP
7 8 (17.78%) XSL
7 8 (17.78%) XSLT
8 7 (15.56%) Apache Flex
9 5 (11.11%) REST
10 4 (8.89%) BlazeDS
10 4 (8.89%) Node.js
10 4 (8.89%) Play Framework
10 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
11 3 (6.67%) Middleware
11 3 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) DataPower
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Social Network
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) AIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) SOA
3 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 11 (24.44%) OO
5 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
5 10 (22.22%) UML
6 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
6 7 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (15.56%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (15.56%) Microservices
6 7 (15.56%) Physical Data Model
6 7 (15.56%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Coaching
7 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.11%) RUP
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) SQL
3 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.89%) ActionScript
6 3 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) Groovy
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PA-DSS
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Grafana
2 1 (2.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) Adobe
3 5 (11.11%) IBM
3 5 (11.11%) Sybase
4 4 (8.89%) Informatica
5 3 (6.67%) Pega
6 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.44%) BEA
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) webMethods
6 2 (4.44%) WSO2