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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 36 13 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.25% 11.40% 26.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.00% 50.00% 53.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 36
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£500 £550 £541
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £639
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
80 26 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.78% 22.81% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 82
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £443 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 31 (53.45%) Finance
2 23 (39.66%) Maven
3 20 (34.48%) J2EE
4 19 (32.76%) Adobe
5 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (31.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 17 (29.31%) Adobe Analytics
6 17 (29.31%) JBoss
7 16 (27.59%) Banking
8 15 (25.86%) JSP
8 15 (25.86%) SQL
8 15 (25.86%) Tomcat
9 14 (24.14%) Servlets
10 13 (22.41%) JSTL
10 13 (22.41%) CMS
10 13 (22.41%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (22.41%) JSR 170
11 11 (18.97%) TDD
12 10 (17.24%) Spring
12 10 (17.24%) UNIX
12 10 (17.24%) C#
13 9 (15.52%) HTML
13 9 (15.52%) Oracle
13 9 (15.52%) Derivative
13 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
14 8 (13.79%) HTML5
14 8 (13.79%) BDD
14 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking
14 8 (13.79%) Linux
14 8 (13.79%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (31.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (29.31%) JBoss
3 15 (25.86%) Tomcat
4 13 (22.41%) CMS
5 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
6 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.31%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (6.90%) Google Analytics
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (1.72%) Multicast
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.90%) Big Data
2 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) Impala
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) HBase
3 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) QlikView
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Maven
2 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.90%) JIRA
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.17%) ClearCase
5 3 (5.17%) NUnit
5 3 (5.17%) Mockito
6 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.45%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) JUnit
6 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.72%) MSI
7 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.72%) JBehave
General
1 31 (53.45%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Front Office
5 2 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (72.41%) Developer
2 25 (43.10%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Architect
3 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Business Architect
5 3 (5.17%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Tester
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Scala Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (3.45%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.72%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (1.72%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) J2EE
2 15 (25.86%) JSP
3 14 (24.14%) Servlets
4 13 (22.41%) JSTL
4 13 (22.41%) JSR 170
5 10 (17.24%) Spring
6 9 (15.52%) HTML
7 8 (13.79%) CSS
7 8 (13.79%) HTML5
8 6 (10.34%) .NET
8 6 (10.34%) JSON
9 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.62%) Ajax
10 4 (6.90%) jQuery
10 4 (6.90%) Middleware
10 4 (6.90%) CSS3
10 4 (6.90%) PhoneGap
11 3 (5.17%) Web Services
11 3 (5.17%) XML
11 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Derivative
2 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Equities
4 2 (3.45%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
5 1 (1.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) UNIX
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows
4 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (18.97%) TDD
4 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
5 8 (13.79%) BDD
6 7 (12.07%) SDLC
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
6 7 (12.07%) OO
7 5 (8.62%) SOA
7 5 (8.62%) Web Development
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.90%) Web Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.90%) Web Design
8 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) C#
3 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.90%) C++
4 4 (6.90%) Scala
5 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.17%) Python
5 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.45%) Groovy
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) Clojure
7 1 (1.72%) R
7 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.72%) Jython
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) GridGain
2 1 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) HDFS
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Adobe
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Solace
4 3 (5.17%) Perforce
5 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.72%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) Sybase
6 1 (1.72%) Cognos
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.72%) Actimize
6 1 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (1.72%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.72%) Talarian