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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Technical Architect
Rank 593 621 579
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 27 36 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 51
Median daily rate £544 £520 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.56% -3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £460 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -4.54%
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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +2 27 £544 +5.07% 12
Yorkshire +29 9 £506 +1.25%
London -17 8 £550 +7.31% 7
Leeds +18 4 £444 -11.25%
West Yorkshire +15 4 £444 -11.25%
South Yorkshire - 4 £594 -
Sheffield - 4 £594 -
South East +20 2 £700 +27.27%
East of England +12 2 £488 -2.59% 1
North East -30 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £550 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £550 - 1
North West +1 1 £700 +21.73% 1
Suffolk 0 1 £500 -0.09% 1
Ipswich -1 1 £500 -0.09% 1
Tyne and Wear -37 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £700 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £700 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £413 -
West Midlands - 1 £413 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £550 - 1
Warrington - 1 £700 -
Northumbria - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £700 -
Telford - 1 £413 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 -

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 71 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (42.25%) MongoDB
4 28 (39.44%) NoSQL
5 27 (38.03%) Microservices
5 27 (38.03%) Spring
6 23 (32.39%) Oracle
6 23 (32.39%) RESTful
7 22 (30.99%) Open Source
8 21 (29.58%) Linux
8 21 (29.58%) TDD
9 20 (28.17%) JSON
10 19 (26.76%) Scrum
11 16 (22.54%) Puppet
12 15 (21.13%) Confluence
12 15 (21.13%) JIRA
12 15 (21.13%) HTML
13 14 (19.72%) SOA
13 14 (19.72%) Scala
14 13 (18.31%) Software Architecture
14 13 (18.31%) Play Framework
14 13 (18.31%) SQL
15 12 (16.90%) Python
15 12 (16.90%) Ruby
15 12 (16.90%) HTML5
15 12 (16.90%) REST
16 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
16 11 (15.49%) Selenium
16 11 (15.49%) Kanban
16 11 (15.49%) AngularJS

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 15 (21.13%) Confluence
2 8 (11.27%) JBoss
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.63%) Apache Solr
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.41%) GemFire
8 1 (1.41%) Mule
8 1 (1.41%) nginx
8 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) Skype
1 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) MongoDB
2 28 (39.44%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.68%) Redis
4 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (9.86%) Big Data
4 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.45%) Neo4j
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (7.04%) Apache Hive
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.63%) OrientDB
8 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.41%) DB2
9 1 (1.41%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.41%) MySQL
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) JIRA
2 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.49%) Selenium
3 9 (12.68%) Cucumber
3 9 (12.68%) Maven
4 6 (8.45%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.82%) Capybara
5 2 (2.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.82%) TestNG
6 1 (1.41%) Ant
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Billing
3 1 (1.41%) French Language
3 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) Spring
2 23 (32.39%) RESTful
3 20 (28.17%) JSON
4 15 (21.13%) HTML
5 13 (18.31%) Play Framework
6 12 (16.90%) HTML5
6 12 (16.90%) REST
7 11 (15.49%) AngularJS
7 11 (15.49%) Java EE
8 10 (14.08%) J2EE
8 10 (14.08%) Web Services
8 10 (14.08%) XML
9 9 (12.68%) CSS
9 9 (12.68%) Django
10 8 (11.27%) Node.js
11 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
11 7 (9.86%) jQuery
11 7 (9.86%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (9.86%) SOAP
11 7 (9.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Social Media
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) DataPower
4 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.41%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) AIX
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Microservices
3 22 (30.99%) Open Source
4 21 (29.58%) TDD
5 19 (26.76%) Scrum
6 14 (19.72%) SOA
7 13 (18.31%) Software Architecture
8 11 (15.49%) Kanban
9 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.27%) OO
10 8 (11.27%) UML
11 7 (9.86%) BDD
11 7 (9.86%) Project Planning
11 7 (9.86%) RUP
11 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
12 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.45%) Product Management
12 6 (8.45%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (7.04%) Coaching
14 4 (5.63%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (19.72%) Scala
3 13 (18.31%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) Python
4 12 (16.90%) Ruby
5 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.82%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.82%) Groovy
6 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.41%) CITP
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Puppet
2 9 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Ansible
3 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.41%) Consul
4 1 (1.41%) Graphite
4 1 (1.41%) Kibana
4 1 (1.41%) logstash
4 1 (1.41%) Marathon
4 1 (1.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) WSO2
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe
4 2 (2.82%) Apigee
5 1 (1.41%) ATG
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase