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 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Technical Architect
UK
Rank 564 588 549
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 23 42 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 49
Median daily rate £544 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £475 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £625 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £540 £550
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 25 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 23 January 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 +13 22 £550 +4.76% 10
London +4 10 £575 +12.19% 2
North West +25 3 £438 -27.08% 2
East of England +6 3 £513 +2.39%
South East +16 2 £700 +28.44% 1
Yorkshire +10 2 £538 +7.50% 1
Manchester +10 2 - - 1
Essex - 2 £525 -
Scotland +24 1 £475 -
Ipswich -9 1 £500 -0.09%
Suffolk -11 1 £500 -0.09%
Edinburgh - 1 £475 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £538 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £550 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £438 - 1
Chester - 1 £438 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Northumbria - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £700 -
Sheffield - 1 £538 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £700 -
Sussex - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £550 - 1

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.94%) NoSQL
3 26 (41.94%) Microservices
4 25 (40.32%) MongoDB
5 22 (35.48%) Oracle
6 20 (32.26%) Spring
7 19 (30.65%) RESTful
8 17 (27.42%) JSON
9 16 (25.81%) TDD
9 16 (25.81%) Linux
9 16 (25.81%) Open Source
10 15 (24.19%) Scala
10 15 (24.19%) SOA
11 14 (22.58%) J2EE
11 14 (22.58%) Scrum
12 12 (19.35%) JIRA
12 12 (19.35%) Ruby
12 12 (19.35%) Python
12 12 (19.35%) Confluence
12 12 (19.35%) Play Framework
13 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
13 11 (17.74%) Puppet
13 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
13 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
13 11 (17.74%) OO
14 10 (16.13%) SQL
14 10 (16.13%) UML
14 10 (16.13%) Java EE
15 9 (14.52%) JavaScript

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 12 (19.35%) Confluence
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (9.68%) JBoss
4 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.45%) Apache Solr
5 4 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.84%) Apache
7 2 (3.23%) Apache Pig
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) LDAP
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) NoSQL
2 25 (40.32%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.52%) Redis
4 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (9.68%) Big Data
5 6 (9.68%) Neo4j
5 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.06%) Apache Hive
7 4 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
7 4 (6.45%) OrientDB
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.61%) DB2
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) JIRA
2 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 8 (12.90%) Selenium
4 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.45%) Maven
6 3 (4.84%) ClearQuest
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.61%) PVCS
General
1 3 (4.84%) Banking
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Spring
2 19 (30.65%) RESTful
3 17 (27.42%) JSON
4 14 (22.58%) J2EE
5 12 (19.35%) Play Framework
6 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
7 10 (16.13%) Java EE
8 9 (14.52%) XML
9 8 (12.90%) Django
9 8 (12.90%) HTML
9 8 (12.90%) HTML5
9 8 (12.90%) Web Services
10 7 (11.29%) jQuery
10 7 (11.29%) REST
10 7 (11.29%) XSLT
11 6 (9.68%) Struts
11 6 (9.68%) XSL
12 5 (8.06%) CSS
12 5 (8.06%) JBoss Seam
12 5 (8.06%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Social Media
2 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) DataPower
4 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.23%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) AIX
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Microservices
3 16 (25.81%) Open Source
3 16 (25.81%) TDD
4 15 (24.19%) SOA
5 14 (22.58%) Scrum
6 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
6 11 (17.74%) OO
7 10 (16.13%) UML
8 9 (14.52%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.68%) Kanban
9 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.06%) Coaching
10 5 (8.06%) DevOps
10 5 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (6.45%) BDD
11 4 (6.45%) Product Management
11 4 (6.45%) Prototyping
11 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (24.19%) Scala
3 12 (19.35%) Python
3 12 (19.35%) Ruby
4 10 (16.13%) SQL
5 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.84%) Groovy
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Puppet
2 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Marathon
3 1 (1.61%) Mesos
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) WSO2
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe
3 2 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (1.61%) Apigee
4 1 (1.61%) ATG
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
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