The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had J2EE Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Solutions Architect
Rank 651 638 610
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Solutions Architect 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.004% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

J2EE Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

J2EE Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2EE Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

J2EE Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

J2EE Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

J2EE Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

J2EE Solutions Architect
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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 -25 2 £500 +5.26% 1
South East -14 1 £500 +5.26%
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
London - 1 - - 1
Gatwick - 1 £500 -
Crawley - 1 £500 -

J2EE Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, J2EE Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

J2EE Solutions 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Talend