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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Technical Architect
Rank 610 616 594
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 50 58 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.10% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.11% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 12
Median daily rate £490 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.09%
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
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 24 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 27 July 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 -24 47 £495 -5.71% 12
London -1 28 £520 -6.51% 9
West Midlands - 8 £395 -
Yorkshire +1 5 £490 +0.51% 1
West Yorkshire 0 5 £490 -10.90% 1
Telford - 5 £395 -
Shropshire - 5 £395 -
Cheshire +4 4 £406 -37.50%
Leeds +1 4 £508 -7.72% 1
Chester -1 4 £406 -29.34%
North West -8 4 £406 -20.73% 2
Scotland - 3 £450 - 2
Birmingham - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
City of London +46 1 £500 -11.11% 2
South East +1 1 - -
Croydon -17 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £525 -
Nottingham - 1 £525 -
Newbury - 1 - -

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.33%) Spring
4 25 (26.88%) Scrum
5 24 (25.81%) TDD
5 24 (25.81%) RESTful
5 24 (25.81%) REST
6 23 (24.73%) Open Source
7 20 (21.51%) MongoDB
7 20 (21.51%) Linux
7 20 (21.51%) Microservices
8 19 (20.43%) Oracle
9 17 (18.28%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (17.20%) SOA
11 15 (16.13%) JSON
12 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
12 14 (15.05%) Web Services
13 13 (13.98%) Finance
13 13 (13.98%) Software Architecture
13 13 (13.98%) Java EE
14 12 (12.90%) Hibernate
14 12 (12.90%) HTML
14 12 (12.90%) SQL
14 12 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
15 11 (11.83%) SOAP
15 11 (11.83%) UML
15 11 (11.83%) Maven
15 11 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (11.83%) Kanban

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 6 (6.45%) Confluence
1 6 (6.45%) JBoss
2 5 (5.38%) Apache
2 5 (5.38%) Mule
3 4 (4.30%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.30%) nginx
3 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.15%) CMS
5 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.08%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.08%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.30%) GitHub
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.08%) Heroku
5 1 (1.08%) Lucidchart
5 1 (1.08%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.08%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.08%) Route 53
5 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) HTTP
1 3 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.51%) MongoDB
2 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.45%) Big Data
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.30%) MySQL
7 3 (3.23%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.23%) Hazelcast
8 2 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.15%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.08%) Infinispan
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.08%) Redis
9 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
1 11 (11.83%) Maven
2 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.68%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) ClearQuest
4 4 (4.30%) Selenium
5 3 (3.23%) JUnit
5 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.15%) Capybara
6 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.15%) Hudson
6 2 (2.15%) TestNG
7 1 (1.08%) Ant
7 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.08%) Gradle
7 1 (1.08%) jMock
7 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.33%) Spring
2 24 (25.81%) REST
2 24 (25.81%) RESTful
3 15 (16.13%) JSON
4 14 (15.05%) Web Services
5 13 (13.98%) Java EE
6 12 (12.90%) Hibernate
6 12 (12.90%) HTML
7 11 (11.83%) SOAP
8 10 (10.75%) XML
9 9 (9.68%) J2EE
9 9 (9.68%) Node.js
9 9 (9.68%) Spring Boot
10 8 (8.60%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (8.60%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.60%) HTML5
10 8 (8.60%) JMS
11 7 (7.53%) .NET
11 7 (7.53%) CSS
12 6 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.15%) Blog
4 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.15%) DataPower
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Tandem
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 4 (4.30%) Unix
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) Scrum
3 24 (25.81%) TDD
4 23 (24.73%) Open Source
5 20 (21.51%) Microservices
6 16 (17.20%) SOA
7 13 (13.98%) Software Architecture
8 12 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.83%) Kanban
9 11 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (11.83%) UML
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.75%) OO
11 9 (9.68%) API Design
12 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.60%) SDLC
13 7 (7.53%) BDD
14 6 (6.45%) DevOps
14 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
15 5 (5.38%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (12.90%) SQL
3 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.68%) Scala
5 7 (7.53%) Groovy
6 2 (2.15%) C
6 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.15%) Python
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.08%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) Clojure
7 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.08%) CITP
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
2 5 (5.38%) Ansible
2 5 (5.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.08%) Consul
4 1 (1.08%) Graphite
4 1 (1.08%) Kibana
4 1 (1.08%) logstash
4 1 (1.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Oracle
2 8 (8.60%) Google
3 5 (5.38%) MuleSoft
3 5 (5.38%) WSO2
4 3 (3.23%) Guidewire
4 3 (3.23%) Teradata
5 2 (2.15%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.08%) Apigee
6 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.08%) Curam
6 1 (1.08%) SaltStack
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