The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Java Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Architect
UK
Rank 586 616 617
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Architect 10 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.016% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £675 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £438 -
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -
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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Senior Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Java Architect in the job title.

Senior Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Architect within the UK.

Senior Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Senior Java Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Architect
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +31 9 £675 +54.28% 1
London +10 4 £681 +13.50%
Yorkshire - 3 £675 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £675 -
South West - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £675 -
Berkshire +19 1 - -
South East +14 1 - -
City of London -3 1 - -
Wales - 1 £400 -
South Wales - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Bath - 1 - -

Senior Java Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Architect in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) UML
4 8 (57.14%) REST
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Maven
7 4 (28.57%) Ant
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) JBoss
8 3 (21.43%) SOA
8 3 (21.43%) Java EE
8 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (14.29%) GitHub
9 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 2 (14.29%) Gradle
9 2 (14.29%) Open Source
9 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) QA
9 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
9 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ

Senior Java 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 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) Liferay
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) Ant
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 2 (14.29%) Gradle
4 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.14%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (7.14%) webpack
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) JDBC
6 2 (14.29%) JSF
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 2 (14.29%) XSD
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) JMS
7 1 (7.14%) JSP
7 1 (7.14%) Struts
7 1 (7.14%) XSL
7 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
3 1 (7.14%) ES6
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PA-DSS
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase