The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 19 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.50% 7.14% 6.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 7.51% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 11
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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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 Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 173 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.39% 95.05% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 119 237
Average daily rate £430 £528 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.56% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £21.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (45.45%) JDeveloper
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) Quantitative Investing
7 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (9.09%) GemFire
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 1 (9.09%) HBase
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JDeveloper
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) TestNG
2 1 (9.09%) Mockito
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Akka
2 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) EJB
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Swing
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) SVG
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Quantitative Investing
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Basel III
1 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase