The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 19 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.35% 22.16% 11.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.29% 50.00% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 33
Average daily rate
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£513 £800 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.93% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £525 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £1,000 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.96% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 78 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 39.33% 44.32% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 62 93
Average daily rate £500 £650 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Canary Wharf region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) Scrum
4 20 (46.51%) Spring
5 15 (34.88%) SQL
6 13 (30.23%) Adobe
7 12 (27.91%) Oracle
8 11 (25.58%) Linux
8 11 (25.58%) Maven
8 11 (25.58%) hybris
9 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.93%) .NET
10 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
11 8 (18.60%) XML
11 8 (18.60%) Degree
11 8 (18.60%) TDD
11 8 (18.60%) BDD
11 8 (18.60%) Adobe CQ
12 7 (16.28%) HTML5
12 7 (16.28%) Analytics
12 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (16.28%) Web Services
12 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
12 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
12 7 (16.28%) HTML
12 7 (16.28%) JMS
12 7 (16.28%) OO
13 6 (13.95%) OOP
13 6 (13.95%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) Adobe CQ
2 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (11.63%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) JBoss
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.33%) Confluence
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.65%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.33%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) AMQP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.65%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.33%) Impala
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.33%) HBase
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.33%) QlikView
5 1 (2.33%) OLAP
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Maven
2 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) Ant
3 5 (11.63%) JUnit
4 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.30%) Subversion
5 3 (6.98%) Bower
5 3 (6.98%) Grunt
5 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.33%) VisualVM
7 1 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.33%) TestNG
7 1 (2.33%) JDeveloper
7 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.33%) RequisitePro
7 1 (2.33%) Rational Robot
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Front Office
5 2 (4.65%) Games
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Release Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Tester
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.33%) VB Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.33%) ASP Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) Spring
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 8 (18.60%) XML
4 7 (16.28%) HTML
4 7 (16.28%) JMS
4 7 (16.28%) Web Services
4 7 (16.28%) HTML5
5 6 (13.95%) SOAP
5 6 (13.95%) J2EE
6 5 (11.63%) XSL
6 5 (11.63%) REST
7 4 (9.30%) JTA
7 4 (9.30%) Java EE
7 4 (9.30%) JPA
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
8 3 (6.98%) JSP
8 3 (6.98%) CSS3
8 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.65%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.98%) RIA
3 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.65%) Equities
4 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Physics
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.33%) W3C
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) Scrum
3 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.60%) TDD
5 8 (18.60%) BDD
6 7 (16.28%) Analytics
6 7 (16.28%) OO
7 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
8 5 (11.63%) Quantitative Investing
8 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
9 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.30%) Static Code Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) DevOps
10 3 (6.98%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) VBA
5 3 (6.98%) Scala
5 3 (6.98%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) C
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) Groovy
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
7 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) Basel III
2 1 (2.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) Mesos
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Adobe
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) hybris
4 6 (13.95%) SAP
5 4 (9.30%) Perforce
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) Trayport
7 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.65%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Informatica
8 1 (2.33%) OpenLink
8 1 (2.33%) Cognos
8 1 (2.33%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) Atlassian