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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 18 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.11% 2.33% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 2.52% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 15
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£350 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £550 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -3.84%
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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
117 119 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.31% 92.25% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 85 269
Average daily rate £500 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.65% -45.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 May 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 May 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Maven
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Spring
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) Degree
6 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) UNIX
7 7 (31.82%) OO
7 7 (31.82%) J2EE
7 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
8 6 (27.27%) JMS
8 6 (27.27%) OOP
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
9 5 (22.73%) Adobe
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) REST
9 5 (22.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (22.73%) Quantitative Investing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (31.82%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) AMQP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) Hazelcast
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) Impala
4 1 (4.55%) HBase
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Front Office
5 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 7 (31.82%) J2EE
3 6 (27.27%) JMS
3 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) REST
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) JPA
5 4 (18.18%) Java EE
5 4 (18.18%) JTA
5 4 (18.18%) XSL
5 4 (18.18%) SOAP
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) JSR 170
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
6 2 (9.09%) JSTL
6 2 (9.09%) Servlets
6 2 (9.09%) J2SE
6 2 (9.09%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Derivative
2 4 (18.18%) Equities
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.09%) Physics
4 2 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 6 (27.27%) OOP
5 5 (22.73%) Quantitative Investing
6 4 (18.18%) Static Code Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
7 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) MapReduce
8 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Basel III
1 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) Solace
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) Actian