The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank - 28 26
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 4.76% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.17% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 13
Average daily rate - £600 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 329 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.16% 92.16% 90.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 255 238
Average daily rate £500 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.88% -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Java Developer
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Banking
2 10 (62.50%) Investment Banking
3 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
3 7 (43.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Guice
4 6 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (37.50%) Guava
4 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (37.50%) Low Latency
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (25.00%) Derivative
7 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
7 3 (18.75%) Cairngorm
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) KDB
7 3 (18.75%) Parsley
8 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) WebSphere

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Mule
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) KDB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) TestNG
1 1 (6.25%) Build Forge
General
1 10 (62.50%) Banking
1 10 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) Guice
2 6 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (37.50%) Guava
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
4 3 (18.75%) Cairngorm
4 3 (18.75%) Parsley
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) JSP
5 2 (12.50%) Servlets
5 2 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) JMS
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (25.00%) Derivative
4 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
2 6 (37.50%) Low Latency
3 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Sencha