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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
J2EE Architect
UK
Rank 582 616 591
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Architect 18 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.004% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 7
Median daily rate £513 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+23.43% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 17 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +40 18 £513 +28.12% 2
London - 9 £625 - 2
East of England - 5 £475 -
Peterborough - 3 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £425 -
South East +22 1 - -
Telford +15 1 £600 -
Shropshire +13 1 £600 -
West Midlands -1 1 £600 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £513 -
Northumbria - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £525 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £513 -

J2EE Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 37 (100.00%) J2EE
2 32 (86.49%) Java
3 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (54.05%) Oracle
5 15 (40.54%) SOA
5 15 (40.54%) Spring
6 14 (37.84%) XML
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
7 13 (35.14%) RESTful
8 11 (29.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (29.73%) OO
8 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
9 10 (27.03%) JSON
9 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
9 10 (27.03%) Software Architecture
10 9 (24.32%) XSLT
10 9 (24.32%) Adobe
10 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
10 9 (24.32%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) UML
11 8 (21.62%) XSL
11 8 (21.62%) Web Services
11 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
11 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
11 8 (21.62%) Microservices
12 7 (18.92%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (18.92%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
12 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
12 7 (18.92%) Apache Flex

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 (29.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (13.51%) Confluence
2 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Solr
3 4 (10.81%) JBoss
3 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (5.41%) Documentum
4 2 (5.41%) Jetty
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
3 4 (10.81%) OrientDB
3 4 (10.81%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) ClearCase
3 5 (13.51%) JIRA
3 5 (13.51%) JUnit
4 4 (10.81%) Ant
4 4 (10.81%) ClearQuest
4 4 (10.81%) Gradle
4 4 (10.81%) Maven
5 3 (8.11%) CA Gen
5 3 (8.11%) SonarQube
6 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (5.41%) Selenium
6 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (40.54%) Spring
3 14 (37.84%) XML
4 13 (35.14%) RESTful
5 10 (27.03%) JSON
6 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
6 9 (24.32%) XSLT
7 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
7 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 8 (21.62%) XSL
8 7 (18.92%) Apache Flex
9 6 (16.22%) .NET
9 6 (16.22%) SOAP
10 5 (13.51%) REST
11 4 (10.81%) BlazeDS
11 4 (10.81%) Node.js
11 4 (10.81%) Play Framework
11 4 (10.81%) Spring MVC
12 3 (8.11%) HTML
12 3 (8.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Social Media
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) VME
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) SOA
3 11 (29.73%) OO
3 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.03%) Software Architecture
5 8 (21.62%) Microservices
5 8 (21.62%) UML
6 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
6 7 (18.92%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (18.92%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Coaching
8 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
8 5 (13.51%) RUP
8 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 4 (10.81%) ArchiMate
9 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) ActionScript
6 3 (8.11%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Groovy
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PA-DSS
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) Adobe
3 5 (13.51%) Sybase
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) Informatica
5 3 (8.11%) Pega
6 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.41%) BEA
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) webMethods
7 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu