The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Solutions Architect
Rank 614 620 607
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Solutions Architect 33 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.079% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.083% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 19
Median daily rate £620 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £408 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £593 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £459 £478 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.92% +6.11%
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
50050 55150 53908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 95.01% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32734 35266 32824
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1662 2082 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Java Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Java Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Java Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java Solutions Architect
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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 -2 33 £620 +24.00% 6
London +13 24 £620 +20.97% 3
City of London +19 5 £750 +20.00% 2
East of England +17 4 £425 -15.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Watford - 3 - -
Berkshire +11 2 £500 +13.63%
South East +10 2 £500 +4.71%
Shropshire -21 2 £436 - 1
West Midlands -27 2 £436 +9.06% 1
Telford -28 2 £436 - 1
Leeds - 1 £480 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £480 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £480 - 1
Essex - 1 £425 -

Java Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Java 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 Java Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.04%) Web Services
4 28 (34.57%) Spring
5 24 (29.63%) E-Commerce
6 21 (25.93%) SOA
7 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (17.28%) API Integration
8 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
9 13 (16.05%) HTML
9 13 (16.05%) CSS
9 13 (16.05%) Adobe
9 13 (16.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.05%) REST
10 12 (14.81%) RESTful
10 12 (14.81%) TOGAF
10 12 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (13.58%) Marketing
11 11 (13.58%) J2EE
12 10 (12.35%) Oracle
12 10 (12.35%) HTTP
12 10 (12.35%) jQuery
12 10 (12.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (11.11%) hybris
13 9 (11.11%) Open Source
13 9 (11.11%) HTTPS
13 9 (11.11%) Finance
14 8 (9.88%) TDD
14 8 (9.88%) SQL

Java 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 13 (16.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.17%) CMS
3 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Apache
4 2 (2.47%) Confluence
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) Mule
5 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) HTTP
2 9 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
4 1 (1.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
4 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (3.70%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.70%) Redis
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.47%) DB2
6 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.23%) HBase
7 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.47%) FishEye
3 2 (2.47%) GoCD
3 2 (2.47%) JUnit
3 2 (2.47%) Maven
3 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Build Forge
4 1 (1.23%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.23%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.23%) jMock
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (13.58%) Marketing
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.04%) Web Services
2 28 (34.57%) Spring
3 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
3 13 (16.05%) CSS
3 13 (16.05%) HTML
3 13 (16.05%) REST
4 12 (14.81%) RESTful
5 11 (13.58%) J2EE
6 10 (12.35%) jQuery
7 7 (8.64%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.41%) .NET
8 6 (7.41%) SOAP
9 5 (6.17%) JSON
9 5 (6.17%) XML
10 4 (4.94%) Akka
10 4 (4.94%) JMS
11 3 (3.70%) Java EE
11 3 (3.70%) Memcached
12 2 (2.47%) Django
12 2 (2.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.23%) Blog
2 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.23%) DataPower
2 1 (1.23%) Derivative
2 1 (1.23%) Fintech
2 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Unix
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 21 (25.93%) SOA
4 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (17.28%) API Integration
6 12 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (14.81%) TOGAF
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (11.11%) Open Source
9 8 (9.88%) RUP
9 8 (9.88%) TDD
10 7 (8.64%) DevOps
10 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.64%) Microservices
10 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.41%) RAD
11 6 (7.41%) Scrum
12 5 (6.17%) SDLC
13 4 (4.94%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.88%) SQL
4 4 (4.94%) Scala
5 3 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) Groovy
6 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
1 2 (2.47%) vCloud
1 2 (2.47%) vSphere
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Adobe
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) hybris
4 6 (7.41%) IBM
5 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.70%) VMware
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix
8 1 (1.23%) ATG
8 1 (1.23%) Canoo
8 1 (1.23%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.23%) Google
8 1 (1.23%) Pega
8 1 (1.23%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) Siebel
8 1 (1.23%) Talend
8 1 (1.23%) Teradata
8 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago