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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 15 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 6 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.88% 15.84% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 17.58% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Average daily rate £475 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £475 £509
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £725 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
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
111 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.24% 90.10% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 107
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) Banking
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) BDD
6 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Spring
7 5 (22.73%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) Perl
8 4 (18.18%) C#
8 4 (18.18%) Sybase
8 4 (18.18%) DB2
8 4 (18.18%) Big Data
8 4 (18.18%) Scala
9 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.64%) User Stories
9 3 (13.64%) User Experience
9 3 (13.64%) HTML5
9 3 (13.64%) Drools
9 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
9 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Derivative
9 3 (13.64%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) J2EE
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) HBase
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) Impala
4 1 (4.55%) KDB
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.09%) JBehave
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (9.09%) jMock
2 2 (9.09%) Mockito
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Front Office
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) Drools
2 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) HTML5
2 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 3 (13.64%) JMS
3 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 2 (9.09%) JDBC
3 2 (9.09%) JMX
3 2 (9.09%) JPA
3 2 (9.09%) JTA
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) EJB
4 1 (4.55%) GWT
4 1 (4.55%) J2SE
4 1 (4.55%) JSF
4 1 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Derivative
1 3 (13.64%) Equities
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) AOP
7 2 (9.09%) BPEL
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Test-First Development
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Python
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) Go
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) R
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Basel III
1 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Sybase
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) LANSA
3 1 (4.55%) Perforce
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO