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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 18 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 13 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.03% 5.17% 10.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.22% 6.00% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 12
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£525 £450 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £373
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.73% -2.85%
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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
180 100 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.30% 86.21% 91.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 47 126
Average daily rate £500 £450 £545
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) Finance
3 17 (62.96%) J2EE
4 16 (59.26%) Maven
5 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
5 14 (51.85%) JBoss
6 13 (48.15%) JSP
7 12 (44.44%) Servlets
7 12 (44.44%) CMS
7 12 (44.44%) Adobe
7 12 (44.44%) JSTL
7 12 (44.44%) JSR 170
7 12 (44.44%) Adobe Analytics
7 12 (44.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (33.33%) Spring
9 8 (29.63%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) Banking
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
10 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) BDD
12 4 (14.81%) SDLC
12 4 (14.81%) Derivative
12 4 (14.81%) SOA
12 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (51.85%) JBoss
1 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
2 12 (44.44%) CMS
2 12 (44.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Impala
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) HBase
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Maven
2 3 (11.11%) Mockito
2 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.41%) JBehave
3 2 (7.41%) jMock
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) J2EE
2 13 (48.15%) JSP
3 12 (44.44%) Servlets
3 12 (44.44%) JSTL
3 12 (44.44%) JSR 170
4 9 (33.33%) Spring
5 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.11%) JSF
6 3 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) J2SE
7 2 (7.41%) JMS
7 2 (7.41%) Middleware
7 2 (7.41%) JMX
7 2 (7.41%) JTA
7 2 (7.41%) JDBC
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) Apache Flex
7 2 (7.41%) JPA
7 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Derivative
2 3 (11.11%) Equities
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (7.41%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (29.63%) TDD
2 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) AOP
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) BPEL
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) GridGain
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Solace
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) LANSA
4 1 (3.70%) Perforce