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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Technical Architect
Rank 607 624 615
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 42 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.079% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.084% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 23
Median daily rate £525 £520 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £600 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.00%
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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
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 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £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 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 25 September 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 29 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 25 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 +22 40 £550 +5.76% 22
London -3 13 £550 - 6
Yorkshire +16 10 £525 +23.52% 3
West Yorkshire +13 7 £475 -13.63% 3
Leeds +7 6 £525 -4.54% 3
East Midlands - 6 £550 - 2
West Midlands - 5 - - 1
North West +20 4 £488 -12.55% 4
Telford - 4 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £550 -
Shropshire - 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire 0 3 £650 +52.94%
Sheffield -1 3 £650 +52.94%
Scotland +21 2 £450 -14.28% 1
Aberdeenshire - 2 £450 -
Lancashire +21 1 - -
City of London +15 1 £565 +3.90% 3
South East +14 1 - - 3
Cheshire +11 1 £425 -17.47%
East of England +10 1 £475 -2.56%
Berkshire +8 1 - - 2
Newbury +5 1 - -
Manchester -1 1 £550 +17.02% 3
Nottinghamshire - 1 £525 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 -
Nottingham - 1 £525 - 1
Croydon - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.38%) Spring
4 30 (31.25%) Scrum
5 27 (28.13%) TDD
5 27 (28.13%) MongoDB
6 26 (27.08%) Open Source
7 24 (25.00%) RESTful
7 24 (25.00%) Microservices
8 23 (23.96%) NoSQL
8 23 (23.96%) Linux
9 20 (20.83%) Oracle
10 18 (18.75%) JSON
10 18 (18.75%) Puppet
11 16 (16.67%) HTML
12 15 (15.63%) JIRA
12 15 (15.63%) Scala
12 15 (15.63%) Kanban
13 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
13 14 (14.58%) Software Architecture
13 14 (14.58%) REST
13 14 (14.58%) SOA
14 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
14 13 (13.54%) SQL
14 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
14 13 (13.54%) Confluence
15 12 (12.50%) HTML5
15 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (12.50%) OO
15 12 (12.50%) UML

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 13 (13.54%) Confluence
2 10 (10.42%) JBoss
3 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.21%) Apache
4 5 (5.21%) Mule
5 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.13%) nginx
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.08%) CMS
8 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.04%) GemFire
8 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.13%) MongoDB
2 23 (23.96%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.29%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.25%) Big Data
5 4 (4.17%) Redis
6 3 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.13%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.13%) Hazelcast
6 3 (3.13%) MySQL
6 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.08%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.04%) Infinispan
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) JIRA
2 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.42%) Maven
4 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.33%) Selenium
6 7 (7.29%) ClearQuest
6 7 (7.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.13%) JUnit
7 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.08%) Capybara
8 2 (2.08%) Hudson
8 2 (2.08%) TestNG
9 1 (1.04%) Ant
9 1 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.04%) jMock
9 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.38%) Spring
2 24 (25.00%) RESTful
3 18 (18.75%) JSON
4 16 (16.67%) HTML
5 14 (14.58%) REST
6 12 (12.50%) HTML5
6 12 (12.50%) Java EE
7 11 (11.46%) Spring Boot
8 10 (10.42%) CSS
8 10 (10.42%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.38%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.38%) Node.js
9 9 (9.38%) Play Framework
9 9 (9.38%) Web Services
9 9 (9.38%) XML
10 8 (8.33%) J2EE
10 8 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (8.33%) SOAP
11 7 (7.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.21%) Social Media
3 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.08%) Blog
3 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.08%) DataPower
3 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Derivative
4 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.04%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) Replication
4 1 (1.04%) Tandem
4 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.04%) VMS
3 1 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) Scrum
3 27 (28.13%) TDD
4 26 (27.08%) Open Source
5 24 (25.00%) Microservices
6 15 (15.63%) Kanban
7 14 (14.58%) SOA
7 14 (14.58%) Software Architecture
8 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.50%) OO
9 12 (12.50%) UML
10 11 (11.46%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (9.38%) API Design
11 9 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (8.33%) BDD
12 8 (8.33%) RUP
12 8 (8.33%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
13 7 (7.29%) SDLC
14 6 (6.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (15.63%) Scala
3 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.54%) SQL
4 10 (10.42%) Ruby
5 9 (9.38%) Python
6 5 (5.21%) Groovy
7 2 (2.08%) C
7 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.04%) C++
8 1 (1.04%) Clojure
8 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) Degree
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.04%) CITP
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 18 (18.75%) Puppet
2 7 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.21%) Ansible
3 5 (5.21%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.04%) Consul
4 1 (1.04%) Graphite
4 1 (1.04%) Kibana
4 1 (1.04%) logstash
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
4 1 (1.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Oracle
2 7 (7.29%) WSO2
3 5 (5.21%) Google
4 4 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.08%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.08%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.08%) Teradata
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe
7 1 (1.04%) Apigee
7 1 (1.04%) ATG
7 1 (1.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.04%) SaltStack
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago