The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Architect
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
680 521 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.05% 94.21% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 303 216
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 29
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.87 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £103.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Architect in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Architect across the Wales region.

Java Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Java Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Akka
3 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Commons
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Mule
3 1 (33.33%) Jackrabbit

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Jackrabbit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Commons
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript