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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 14 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.97% 26.61% 11.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.85% 53.70% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 36 17
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£550 £541 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £639 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Java
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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
27 108 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.08% 49.54% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 82 101
Average daily rate £550 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £385 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £700 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) Scala
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (20.83%) DevOps
6 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Puppet
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (16.67%) JDeveloper
7 4 (16.67%) Sybase
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) Rackspace
7 4 (16.67%) Salt
7 4 (16.67%) MCollective

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.17%) GemFire
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Documentum
3 1 (4.17%) Mule
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) SPDY
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.50%) Big Data
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.17%) CloverETL
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JDeveloper
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
4 1 (4.17%) Toad
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (4.17%) Jtest
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) VB Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
1 4 (16.67%) MCollective
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) JSP
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) JavaBeans
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) Ajax
3 2 (8.33%) ActiveX
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.17%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) BDD
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Information Retrieval
8 1 (4.17%) User Stories
8 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Scala
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) VB6
5 2 (8.33%) VBScript
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) R
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Salt
3 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Sybase
2 4 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) VMware