The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 10 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.70% 1.45% 8.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 1.59% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 7
Median daily rate £600 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £650 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-14.85% +4.47%

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
112 126 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.89% 91.30% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 100 77
Median daily rate £513 £468 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £359 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Canary Wharf region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Java Developer 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Finance
3 16 (53.33%) Banking
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) Spring
5 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 12 (40.00%) Derivative
6 10 (33.33%) Scala
6 10 (33.33%) Front Office
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
7 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (26.67%) Kafka
8 8 (26.67%) Fixed Income
9 7 (23.33%) Scrum
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) Unix
9 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
10 6 (20.00%) SDLC
10 6 (20.00%) XML
10 6 (20.00%) OO
10 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.67%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Python
11 5 (16.67%) OOD
11 5 (16.67%) IBM
11 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
12 4 (13.33%) NoSQL

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) DB2
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) Impala
4 2 (6.67%) MarkLogic
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Riak
5 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.33%) KDB
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Gradle
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.67%) JUnit
1 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) Concordion
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Hudson
2 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (3.33%) JBehave
2 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (73.33%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (33.33%) Front Office
5 2 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (6.67%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Spring
2 8 (26.67%) Kafka
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) Akka
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) JMS
5 4 (13.33%) Middleware
6 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.00%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) XSLT
7 2 (6.67%) HTML5
7 2 (6.67%) J2EE
7 2 (6.67%) Java EE
7 2 (6.67%) Lucene
7 2 (6.67%) Protocol Buffers
7 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
7 2 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Derivative
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (26.67%) Fixed Income
4 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.00%) Equities
6 3 (10.00%) Grid Computing
6 3 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (10.00%) Market Risk
7 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
8 1 (3.33%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (3.33%) Physics
8 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) SDLC
5 5 (16.67%) OOD
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Data Ingestion
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Programming
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) MapReduce
8 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Scala
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Python
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) R
7 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.67%) C
7 2 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) Clojure
8 1 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (6.67%) EMIR
1 2 (6.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) hybris
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) GoldenSource
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) Solace