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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Technical Architect
Rank 599 611 610
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 46 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.087% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.092% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 19
Median daily rate £525 £515 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -
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
51143 55638 52625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33308 35407 31787
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2080 2057
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 26 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 31 August 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 0 44 £525 +1.94% 14
London -28 19 £545 -2.02% 4
West Midlands - 9 £395 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £395 -
Telford - 6 £395 -
North West +18 5 £450 -19.28% 3
Yorkshire +4 5 £525 +23.52% 4
West Yorkshire +4 5 £525 -4.54% 2
East Midlands - 5 £550 - 2
Leeds +3 4 £575 +4.54% 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £550 -
Cheshire +8 2 £438 -24.89% 1
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Chester - 2 £438 - 1
Aberdeenshire - 2 £450 -
Scotland - 2 £450 -
City of London +22 1 £565 +0.44% 1
Lancashire +16 1 - -
South East +9 1 - -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Manchester 0 1 £550 +21.21% 2
Newbury -4 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - 1 £525 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £525 - 2

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 99 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.33%) Spring
4 29 (29.29%) Scrum
5 25 (25.25%) TDD
5 25 (25.25%) Open Source
5 25 (25.25%) Microservices
6 24 (24.24%) RESTful
6 24 (24.24%) MongoDB
6 24 (24.24%) Linux
7 21 (21.21%) Oracle
8 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
9 17 (17.17%) REST
9 17 (17.17%) JSON
10 16 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (16.16%) Puppet
10 16 (16.16%) SOA
11 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
12 14 (14.14%) JIRA
12 14 (14.14%) SQL
12 14 (14.14%) HTML
13 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
13 13 (13.13%) Finance
13 13 (13.13%) Java EE
13 13 (13.13%) Kanban
13 13 (13.13%) Scala
13 13 (13.13%) Software Architecture
14 12 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (12.12%) Maven

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 11 (11.11%) Confluence
2 9 (9.09%) JBoss
3 5 (5.05%) Apache
3 5 (5.05%) Mule
3 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.04%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.03%) nginx
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.02%) CMS
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.01%) GemFire
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.07%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.01%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.01%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) DNS
2 1 (1.01%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.05%) Big Data
6 4 (4.04%) MySQL
7 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.03%) Hazelcast
7 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.03%) Redis
8 2 (2.02%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.01%) Infinispan
9 1 (1.01%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.14%) JIRA
3 12 (12.12%) Maven
4 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.07%) ClearQuest
6 6 (6.06%) Selenium
7 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.03%) JUnit
8 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.02%) Capybara
9 2 (2.02%) Hudson
9 2 (2.02%) TestNG
10 1 (1.01%) Ant
10 1 (1.01%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.01%) jMock
10 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (13.13%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) Spring
2 24 (24.24%) RESTful
3 17 (17.17%) JSON
3 17 (17.17%) REST
4 14 (14.14%) HTML
5 13 (13.13%) Java EE
6 11 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 11 (11.11%) Spring Boot
7 10 (10.10%) HTML5
7 10 (10.10%) XML
8 9 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 9 (9.09%) CSS
8 9 (9.09%) J2EE
8 9 (9.09%) Node.js
9 8 (8.08%) JMS
9 8 (8.08%) Play Framework
9 8 (8.08%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (8.08%) SOAP
9 8 (8.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.04%) Social Media
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.02%) Blog
4 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.01%) DataPower
5 1 (1.01%) Derivative
5 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Tandem
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.24%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Unix
3 2 (2.02%) Windows
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.29%) Scrum
3 25 (25.25%) Microservices
3 25 (25.25%) Open Source
3 25 (25.25%) TDD
4 16 (16.16%) SOA
5 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
5 13 (13.13%) Kanban
5 13 (13.13%) Software Architecture
6 12 (12.12%) OO
6 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (12.12%) UML
7 11 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (10.10%) BDD
9 9 (9.09%) API Design
9 9 (9.09%) SDLC
9 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.08%) RUP
11 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
12 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (14.14%) SQL
3 13 (13.13%) Scala
4 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.05%) Groovy
5 5 (5.05%) Python
5 5 (5.05%) Ruby
6 2 (2.02%) C
6 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) Clojure
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.01%) CITP
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) Puppet
2 5 (5.05%) Ansible
2 5 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) Consul
3 1 (1.01%) Graphite
3 1 (1.01%) Kibana
3 1 (1.01%) logstash
3 1 (1.01%) Nagios
3 1 (1.01%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Google
2 7 (7.07%) WSO2
3 5 (5.05%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.03%) Guidewire
4 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.03%) Teradata
5 2 (2.02%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Apigee
6 1 (1.01%) ATG
6 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) SaltStack
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