Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Technical Architect was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Technical Architect
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 - 138
Rank change year-on-year - +138 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 - £525
10th Percentile £363 - £513
90th Percentile £388 - £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,767 1,704 2,891
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.16% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,629 1,040 1,497
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £559 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £19.25 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.00% +25.00% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.61 £13.48 £11.24
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.00 £41.50
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.75
% change year-on-year +9.70% -20.37% +24.29%

Java Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Java Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Java Technical Architect in Edinburgh

Java Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Technical Architect in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Technical Architect in Edinburgh

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 across the Edinburgh region featuring Java Technical Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Apache OpenJPA
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) RichFaces

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (25.00%) Apache OpenJPA
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
1 1 (25.00%) RichFaces
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat