The median contractor rate for a Java Technical Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 137 143
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Technical Architect 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.14% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £508 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.37% -7.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £474 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £535 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £453 £501
% change year-on-year +21.54% -9.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1974 2696 2780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.72% 96.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4306 6540 7186
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £563 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 233 432
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £33.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Java Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Technical Architect in Yorkshire

Java Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Technical Architect in Yorkshire

Java Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +20 3 £550 +8.37% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Java Technical Architect
England

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Java Technical Architect in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Kanban
4 7 (50.00%) JSON
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) RESTful
4 7 (50.00%) Open Source
4 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) Retail
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Scala
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Docker
6 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
7 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 2 (14.29%) Apache CXF
8 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
8 2 (14.29%) Django
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails

Java Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) Jetty
1 2 (14.29%) Mule ESB
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) JSON
1 7 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) Apache CXF
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Django
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Kanban
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Open Source
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (28.57%) Microservices
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 4 (28.57%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle