The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Technical Architect
Rank 586 585 596
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 54 55 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.098% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 17
Median daily rate £500 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.54% +0.05%
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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+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 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Java Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Java Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Java Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Java Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java Technical 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 Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -1 52 £500 -6.97% 10
London -2 31 £600 +9.09% 5
North West -4 8 £451 -9.75% 1
West Midlands - 8 £525 -
Cheshire +4 6 £451 -30.57%
Shropshire - 6 £460 -
Telford - 6 £460 -
Chester -2 5 £450 -21.73%
Yorkshire +2 4 £508 -7.72% 4
West Yorkshire +2 4 £508 -7.72% 3
Leeds -1 4 £508 -7.72% 2
Bromley - 3 £825 -
Manchester -10 2 £444 -1.38% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £513 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
City of London +31 1 £500 -8.04%
East Midlands +2 1 £450 -18.25%
Warrington -12 1 £500 -23.07%
Leicester - 1 £450 -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Java Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.08%) Spring
4 26 (29.21%) TDD
5 25 (28.09%) Scrum
6 23 (25.84%) RESTful
6 23 (25.84%) Open Source
7 21 (23.60%) REST
8 19 (21.35%) MongoDB
9 18 (20.22%) SOA
9 18 (20.22%) Oracle
10 17 (19.10%) Linux
11 16 (17.98%) Microservices
12 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (16.85%) Hibernate
13 14 (15.73%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (15.73%) Web Services
13 14 (15.73%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
14 13 (14.61%) Java EE
15 12 (13.48%) JSON
15 12 (13.48%) Finance
15 12 (13.48%) UML
15 12 (13.48%) Software Architecture
16 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
17 10 (11.24%) SQL
17 10 (11.24%) HTML
17 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
17 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (10.11%) Puppet

Java Technical 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 7 (7.87%) JBoss
2 5 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Mule
3 4 (4.49%) nginx
3 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.37%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.37%) Confluence
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.25%) CMS
5 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.12%) GemFire
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.37%) GitHub
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.12%) Heroku
5 1 (1.12%) Lucidchart
5 1 (1.12%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.12%) Route 53
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) DNS
2 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.62%) Big Data
5 3 (3.37%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.37%) Hazelcast
5 3 (3.37%) MySQL
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.25%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.12%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.99%) Maven
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) ClearQuest
4 3 (3.37%) JUnit
4 3 (3.37%) Selenium
4 3 (3.37%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.25%) Capybara
5 2 (2.25%) Hudson
5 2 (2.25%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.25%) TestNG
6 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.12%) Geb
6 1 (1.12%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.12%) Spock
6 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) Spring
2 23 (25.84%) RESTful
3 21 (23.60%) REST
4 15 (16.85%) Hibernate
5 14 (15.73%) Web Services
6 13 (14.61%) Java EE
7 12 (13.48%) JSON
8 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
9 10 (11.24%) HTML
10 9 (10.11%) .NET
10 9 (10.11%) SOAP
10 9 (10.11%) XML
11 8 (8.99%) J2EE
11 8 (8.99%) JMS
11 8 (8.99%) Node.js
12 7 (7.87%) HTML5
12 7 (7.87%) Spring Boot
13 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.74%) CSS
14 5 (5.62%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.25%) Blog
4 2 (2.25%) DataPower
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.12%) Derivative
5 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Unix
3 2 (2.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.21%) TDD
3 25 (28.09%) Scrum
4 23 (25.84%) Open Source
5 18 (20.22%) SOA
6 16 (17.98%) Microservices
7 14 (15.73%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (13.48%) Software Architecture
8 12 (13.48%) UML
9 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (10.11%) DevOps
11 8 (8.99%) Kanban
11 8 (8.99%) OO
12 7 (7.87%) API Design
12 7 (7.87%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.87%) Open Source Development
12 7 (7.87%) SDLC
12 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.24%) SQL
4 9 (10.11%) Scala
5 8 (8.99%) Groovy
6 2 (2.25%) Clojure
6 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.25%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.12%) C
7 1 (1.12%) C++
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.12%) CITP
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Puppet
2 4 (4.49%) Ansible
2 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.25%) Nagios
3 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Salt
4 1 (1.12%) Consul
4 1 (1.12%) Graphite
4 1 (1.12%) Kibana
4 1 (1.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Oracle
2 9 (10.11%) Google
3 5 (5.62%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.37%) Guidewire
4 3 (3.37%) Teradata
4 3 (3.37%) WSO2
5 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.25%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.25%) Talend
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) Curam
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 24 days ago