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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Technical Architect
Rank 590 590 600
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 51 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.089% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.093% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 16
Median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £680 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 25 May 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 21 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 May 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 -12 49 £525 -4.54% 7
London +8 34 £575 +4.54% 2
North West -14 7 £453 -9.50% 1
Cheshire -6 5 £453 -26.12%
City of London +42 4 £500 +1.26% 1
Yorkshire +5 4 £508 -7.72% 3
Chester +3 4 £453 -21.30%
West Yorkshire +1 4 £508 -7.72% 2
Leeds -2 4 £508 -7.72% 2
Bromley - 4 £731 -
Telford - 3 £525 -
Shropshire - 3 £525 -
West Midlands - 3 £525 -
Edinburgh -5 2 - -
Manchester -9 2 £444 -1.38% 1
Scotland -12 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £550 -
East Midlands +11 1 £450 -18.25%
Warrington -14 1 £500 -23.07%
Leicester - 1 £450 -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 88 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.23%) Spring
4 27 (30.68%) Scrum
5 25 (28.41%) TDD
6 22 (25.00%) RESTful
7 19 (21.59%) REST
8 18 (20.45%) Open Source
8 18 (20.45%) Microservices
9 16 (18.18%) MongoDB
9 16 (18.18%) SOA
10 15 (17.05%) Hibernate
11 14 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (14.77%) Java EE
12 13 (14.77%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
12 13 (14.77%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (13.64%) Oracle
13 12 (13.64%) Linux
13 12 (13.64%) NoSQL
14 11 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 11 (12.50%) JSON
14 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (11.36%) UML
15 10 (11.36%) Web Services
15 10 (11.36%) Finance
15 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (10.23%) Scala
16 9 (10.23%) DevOps
16 9 (10.23%) Automated Testing

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 8 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.82%) JBoss
2 6 (6.82%) Node.js
3 5 (5.68%) Mule
4 4 (4.55%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.41%) nginx
5 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.27%) CMS
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.41%) GitHub
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.14%) Heroku
6 1 (1.14%) Lucidchart
6 1 (1.14%) MailChimp
6 1 (1.14%) Route 53
6 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.68%) Big Data
4 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.41%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.27%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.27%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.55%) Maven
3 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.27%) Hudson
4 2 (2.27%) JUnit
4 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.14%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) Gatling
5 1 (1.14%) Geb
5 1 (1.14%) Gradle
5 1 (1.14%) jMock
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Spock
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) Spring
2 22 (25.00%) RESTful
3 19 (21.59%) REST
4 15 (17.05%) Hibernate
5 13 (14.77%) Java EE
6 11 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 11 (12.50%) JSON
7 10 (11.36%) Web Services
8 7 (7.95%) .NET
8 7 (7.95%) HTML
9 6 (6.82%) JMS
9 6 (6.82%) SOAP
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.68%) HTML5
10 5 (5.68%) J2EE
10 5 (5.68%) Middleware
11 4 (4.55%) Apache Camel
11 4 (4.55%) Dropwizard
11 4 (4.55%) Play Framework
11 4 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Blog
3 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.27%) DataPower
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) AIX
4 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) Scrum
3 25 (28.41%) TDD
4 18 (20.45%) Microservices
4 18 (20.45%) Open Source
5 16 (18.18%) SOA
6 13 (14.77%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.36%) UML
9 9 (10.23%) Automated Testing
9 9 (10.23%) DevOps
10 8 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (7.95%) Kanban
11 7 (7.95%) OO
11 7 (7.95%) Open Source Development
11 7 (7.95%) Software Architecture
12 6 (6.82%) API Design
12 6 (6.82%) SDLC
13 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.23%) Scala
4 8 (9.09%) Groovy
5 4 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (2.27%) C++
6 2 (2.27%) Clojure
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Puppet
2 4 (4.55%) Ansible
2 4 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.27%) Nagios
3 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Oracle
2 8 (9.09%) Google
3 5 (5.68%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.41%) Guidewire
4 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) Teradata
5 2 (2.27%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.27%) Talend
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.14%) Curam
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft