The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Solutions Architect
Rank - - 565
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Solutions Architect 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

J2EE Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited J2EE Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

J2EE Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited J2EE Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java