The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Architect
UK
Rank 469 461 481
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 126 170 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 105 77
Median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £650 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Java Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 February 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 +2 118 £550 +4.76% 19
London +16 73 £575 +9.52% 7
Yorkshire +18 13 £550 -15.38% 2
North West +13 10 £438 -20.45% 3
West Yorkshire +21 9 £550 -15.38%
East of England +6 9 £425 - 1
South East +3 8 £463 -7.50% 4
Berkshire +24 7 £450 +1.12%
Cheshire +21 6 £438 -20.45% 2
Leeds +7 6 £550 -15.38%
Chester - 5 £438 - 1
Scotland +12 4 £400 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +3 4 - - 1
City of London -9 4 £675 +28.57% 4
Cardiff - 4 £525 -
South Wales - 4 £525 -
Wales - 4 £525 -
Reading +19 3 £450 -7.21%
Manchester +15 3 £450 -14.28% 1
Edinburgh +13 3 £400 -23.80%
South West +6 3 £625 +35.13% 1
Docklands, London 0 3 £650 +48.91%
Sheffield - 3 £675 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £675 - 1
Oxford +1 2 £500 -19.35% 2
Canary Wharf 0 2 £450 +2.56%
Oxfordshire -2 2 £500 -19.35% 2
East Midlands -5 2 £550 +27.53%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £413 -

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 255 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (37.25%) Spring
4 77 (30.20%) Oracle
5 63 (24.71%) JavaScript
6 59 (23.14%) REST
7 55 (21.57%) SOA
8 54 (21.18%) J2EE
9 53 (20.78%) Microservices
10 52 (20.39%) AngularJS
11 51 (20.00%) Web Services
12 45 (17.65%) NoSQL
13 44 (17.25%) OO
13 44 (17.25%) SQL
14 42 (16.47%) TDD
14 42 (16.47%) JSON
14 42 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
15 41 (16.08%) RESTful
15 41 (16.08%) Finance
15 41 (16.08%) XML
16 39 (15.29%) Hibernate
17 38 (14.90%) E-Commerce
18 37 (14.51%) MongoDB
19 36 (14.12%) Java EE
20 34 (13.33%) Scrum
20 34 (13.33%) Jenkins
21 33 (12.94%) CSS
22 32 (12.55%) SOAP
22 32 (12.55%) HTML
22 32 (12.55%) JBoss

Java 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 32 (12.55%) JBoss
2 28 (10.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (8.63%) Tomcat
4 17 (6.67%) Confluence
5 16 (6.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (6.27%) Apache
6 15 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.31%) WebLogic
8 10 (3.92%) Apache Solr
9 7 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.75%) Mule
10 6 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (1.96%) Mule ESB
11 5 (1.96%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.57%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.57%) CMS
12 4 (1.57%) Jetty
13 3 (1.18%) Apache Pig
13 3 (1.18%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.78%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.39%) RMDS
2 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 42 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.92%) PaaS
3 9 (3.53%) SaaS
4 7 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.35%) GitHub
6 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.78%) CloudBees
7 2 (0.78%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.78%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.78%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.39%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.10%) HTTP
2 10 (3.92%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.75%) Internet
4 6 (2.35%) LDAP
5 2 (0.78%) GSM
5 2 (0.78%) HSPA
5 2 (0.78%) LTE
5 2 (0.78%) VSAN
5 2 (0.78%) WCDMA
6 1 (0.39%) Firewall
6 1 (0.39%) Intranet
6 1 (0.39%) IPv4
6 1 (0.39%) LAN
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
6 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 37 (14.51%) MongoDB
3 23 (9.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (8.63%) Big Data
4 22 (8.63%) Hadoop
5 20 (7.84%) Redis
5 20 (7.84%) Relational Database
6 16 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (5.88%) MySQL
7 15 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (2.75%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.35%) Hazelcast
10 6 (2.35%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.35%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.57%) DB2
11 4 (1.57%) HBase
11 4 (1.57%) OrientDB
12 3 (1.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 34 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 25 (9.80%) Maven
3 22 (8.63%) JIRA
4 15 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 13 (5.10%) Ant
5 13 (5.10%) JUnit
6 12 (4.71%) Selenium
7 8 (3.14%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.35%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.35%) Hudson
8 6 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.57%) Gradle
9 4 (1.57%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.18%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.18%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.18%) JBehave
10 3 (1.18%) Mockito
10 3 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.78%) JMeter
General
1 41 (16.08%) Finance
2 29 (11.37%) Banking
3 11 (4.31%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.92%) Marketing
5 9 (3.53%) Publishing
6 5 (1.96%) Retail
6 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (37.25%) Spring
2 59 (23.14%) REST
3 54 (21.18%) J2EE
4 52 (20.39%) AngularJS
5 51 (20.00%) Web Services
6 42 (16.47%) JSON
7 41 (16.08%) RESTful
7 41 (16.08%) XML
8 39 (15.29%) Hibernate
9 36 (14.12%) Java EE
10 33 (12.94%) CSS
11 32 (12.55%) HTML
11 32 (12.55%) SOAP
12 27 (10.59%) Kafka
13 26 (10.20%) Node.js
14 25 (9.80%) jQuery
15 17 (6.67%) Struts
16 16 (6.27%) XSLT
17 15 (5.88%) JMS
18 14 (5.49%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.63%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.10%) Data Structures
3 7 (2.75%) Fintech
3 7 (2.75%) User Experience
4 6 (2.35%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.96%) Social Media
6 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.18%) DataPower
6 3 (1.18%) iPad
7 2 (0.78%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.02%) Linux
2 12 (4.71%) Unix
3 6 (2.35%) Android
4 5 (1.96%) Windows
5 2 (0.78%) AIX
5 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (21.57%) SOA
3 53 (20.78%) Microservices
4 44 (17.25%) OO
5 42 (16.47%) TDD
6 38 (14.90%) E-Commerce
7 34 (13.33%) Scrum
8 31 (12.16%) DevOps
9 28 (10.98%) Data Modelling
9 28 (10.98%) Open Source
10 24 (9.41%) Software Architecture
10 24 (9.41%) UML
11 23 (9.02%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (9.02%) TOGAF
12 21 (8.24%) Coaching
12 21 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (7.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (6.67%) MVC
15 16 (6.27%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 255 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (24.71%) JavaScript
3 44 (17.25%) SQL
4 15 (5.88%) Scala
5 14 (5.49%) Python
5 14 (5.49%) Ruby
6 13 (5.10%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.14%) ActionScript
8 4 (1.57%) Groovy
9 3 (1.18%) C#
10 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.78%) C++
10 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.78%) PHP
11 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.39%) ES6
11 1 (0.39%) Perl
11 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.75%) ISEB
3 7 (2.75%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.35%) PhD
5 2 (0.78%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.39%) HL7
2 1 (0.39%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.49%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.78%) vCloud
2 2 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.39%) HDFS
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (5.10%) Puppet
2 12 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.35%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.57%) Ansible
5 2 (0.78%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.78%) Nagios
5 2 (0.78%) vRealize
6 1 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.39%) Kibana
6 1 (0.39%) Marathon
6 1 (0.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 77 (30.20%) Oracle
2 28 (10.98%) Adobe
3 14 (5.49%) hybris
4 11 (4.31%) IBM
5 10 (3.92%) Sybase
6 7 (2.75%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.75%) MuleSoft
7 6 (2.35%) Google
7 6 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.57%) SAP
9 4 (1.57%) Teradata
9 4 (1.57%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.18%) Vertica
11 2 (0.78%) ATG
11 2 (0.78%) Citrix
11 2 (0.78%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.78%) Informatica
11 2 (0.78%) Sun
11 2 (0.78%) VMware
Yorkshire
RP International
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago