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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Solutions Architect
Rank 595 620 593
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Java Solutions Architect 43 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.053% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.056% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 20
Median daily rate £598 £500 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.50% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £520
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 22 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 6 December 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 +22 42 £598 +19.50% 14
London +10 23 £620 +12.72% 5
City of London +8 5 £750 +36.36% 4
East of England +10 4 - - 3
Watford +1 4 - -
Hertfordshire -2 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 £550 -
West Yorkshire +15 3 £625 +25.00% 1
Leeds +14 3 £625 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +10 3 £625 +25.00% 1
North West +1 3 £700 +55.55% 1
South East +13 2 £270 -44.61% 2
Berkshire +9 2 £270 -
West Midlands -27 2 £444 +10.93%
Northamptonshire - 2 £550 -
Cheshire - 2 £700 -
Reading - 2 £270 -
Midlands +3 1 £500 -13.04%
Warrington - 1 £700 -
Telford - 1 £413 -
Birmingham - 1 £475 -
Shropshire - 1 £413 -

Java Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 70 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.57%) Oracle
6 18 (25.71%) Spring
6 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
7 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (22.86%) CSS
8 15 (21.43%) J2EE
8 15 (21.43%) HTML
8 15 (21.43%) Adobe
8 15 (21.43%) jQuery
8 15 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 14 (20.00%) REST
9 14 (20.00%) SOA
10 13 (18.57%) SQL
10 13 (18.57%) Web Services
10 13 (18.57%) Marketing
11 12 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (17.14%) RESTful
12 11 (15.71%) hybris
12 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
12 11 (15.71%) JSON
12 11 (15.71%) HTTP
13 10 (14.29%) HTTPS
13 10 (14.29%) TDD
13 10 (14.29%) Finance
13 10 (14.29%) Microservices
14 9 (12.86%) Hadoop

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 15 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.57%) Confluence
4 5 (7.14%) CMS
5 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.29%) JBoss
7 2 (2.86%) Apache
7 2 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.86%) IIS
7 2 (2.86%) Mule
7 2 (2.86%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.43%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.43%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.86%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.43%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 2 (2.86%) CloudBees
4 2 (2.86%) GitHub
4 2 (2.86%) IaaS
4 2 (2.86%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) HTTP
2 10 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.86%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.43%) MySQL
3 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.00%) Redis
5 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.71%) Big Data
8 3 (4.29%) CouchDB
8 3 (4.29%) DB2
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.86%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) JIRA
3 5 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.29%) JUnit
4 3 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.86%) FishEye
5 2 (2.86%) GoCD
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
5 2 (2.86%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.43%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.43%) JBehave
6 1 (1.43%) Mockito
6 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (18.57%) Marketing
2 10 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Publishing
5 3 (4.29%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
1 18 (25.71%) Spring
2 16 (22.86%) CSS
3 15 (21.43%) HTML
3 15 (21.43%) J2EE
3 15 (21.43%) jQuery
4 14 (20.00%) REST
5 13 (18.57%) Web Services
6 12 (17.14%) RESTful
7 11 (15.71%) JSON
8 9 (12.86%) SOAP
9 7 (10.00%) Java EE
9 7 (10.00%) JMS
10 6 (8.57%) Struts
11 5 (7.14%) .NET
11 5 (7.14%) XML
12 4 (5.71%) Akka
12 4 (5.71%) Middleware
12 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (4.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) User Experience
2 2 (2.86%) DataPower
2 2 (2.86%) Fintech
2 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (20.00%) SOA
5 12 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (14.29%) Microservices
6 10 (14.29%) TDD
7 9 (12.86%) TOGAF
8 8 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (11.43%) Scrum
9 7 (10.00%) Open Source
9 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.57%) Content Management
10 6 (8.57%) DevOps
10 6 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.71%) Campaign Management
11 4 (5.71%) Change Management
11 4 (5.71%) Coaching
11 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.57%) SQL
4 5 (7.14%) Scala
5 4 (5.71%) Python
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
7 1 (1.43%) C++
7 1 (1.43%) Perl
7 1 (1.43%) PHP
7 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) vCloud
1 2 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) vRealize
3 1 (1.43%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 15 (21.43%) Adobe
3 11 (15.71%) hybris
4 5 (7.14%) IBM
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) ATG
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix
5 2 (2.86%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) Siebel
5 2 (2.86%) Teradata
5 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Canoo
6 1 (1.43%) Pega
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