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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 17 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.81% 1.68% 7.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.02% 1.90% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 20
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -
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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
187 105 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.40% 88.24% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 49 190
Average daily rate £475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.75 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.61% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Maven
3 16 (66.67%) Finance
4 14 (58.33%) J2EE
5 13 (54.17%) JBoss
6 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (50.00%) Adobe
6 12 (50.00%) JSP
6 12 (50.00%) Servlets
6 12 (50.00%) CMS
6 12 (50.00%) JSTL
6 12 (50.00%) JSR 170
6 12 (50.00%) Adobe Analytics
6 12 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 12 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (29.17%) Multithreading
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) UNIX
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Banking
8 6 (25.00%) Spring
8 6 (25.00%) SDLC
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
10 4 (16.67%) Derivative
10 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
11 3 (12.50%) Web Services
11 3 (12.50%) SOA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) JBoss
2 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (50.00%) CMS
2 12 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) HBase
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Impala
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) J2EE
2 12 (50.00%) JSP
2 12 (50.00%) Servlets
2 12 (50.00%) JSTL
2 12 (50.00%) JSR 170
3 6 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) Java EE
5 2 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) XSL
5 2 (8.33%) J2SE
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) JPA
5 2 (8.33%) JSF
5 2 (8.33%) JTA
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Derivative
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Equities
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Physics
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (29.17%) Multithreading
3 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) AOP
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) GridGain
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Solace