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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 22 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.23% 8.02% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 8.06% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 2
Median daily rate £590 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
Java Developer
London

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
150 186 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 96.77% 99.47% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 129 51
Median daily rate £400 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) Front Office
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Scala
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Derivative
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) XSLT
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) C++
7 3 (18.75%) HTML

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 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) HBase
2 2 (12.50%) KDB
2 2 (12.50%) Kdb+
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) IntelliJ
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JBehave
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) XSLT
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) Kafka
4 2 (12.50%) XSD
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) JAXB
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Derivative
1 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 2 (12.50%) Market Making
6 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Clojure
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) SPARQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
1 2 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) GoldenSource
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Perforce
4 1 (6.25%) SAP