Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 May 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 169 194
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.024% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
West Midlands median daily rate - £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.67%
England median daily rate £581 £550 £519
% change year-on-year +5.68% +6.02% -5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,660 4,089 5,120
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.74% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,875 2,505 2,898
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £246 £213 £219
90th Percentile £575 £531 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 204 150
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.79% +15.83% -11.76%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £10.41
90th Percentile £41.00 £42.50 £37.28
England median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.42
% change year-on-year -2.63% -2.16% +10.97%

Java Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Technical Architect in the West Midlands

Java Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Technical Architect in the West Midlands