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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 22 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.82% 26.37% 13.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.90% 59.26% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 30
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£450 £650 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £516 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £840 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
49 81 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.14% 44.51% 49.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 122
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £600
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 £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 14 (36.84%) Oracle
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) Spring
6 10 (26.32%) Adobe
6 10 (26.32%) hybris
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 8 (21.05%) .NET
7 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
8 7 (18.42%) HTML
8 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 7 (18.42%) BDD
9 6 (15.79%) HTML5
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (15.79%) Linux
10 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.16%) OO
10 5 (13.16%) Apache
10 5 (13.16%) SAP
10 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
10 5 (13.16%) CSS
10 5 (13.16%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) JDeveloper
10 5 (13.16%) Migration
10 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) GemFire
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.63%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.63%) OLAP
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.63%) HBase
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) Impala
6 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JDeveloper
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.89%) JUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) Grunt
3 3 (7.89%) Bower
4 2 (5.26%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.63%) TestNG
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.63%) Toad
5 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 2 (5.26%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Release Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.26%) VB Developer
5 2 (5.26%) ASP Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Spring
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) XML
6 3 (7.89%) J2EE
6 3 (7.89%) ActiveX
6 3 (7.89%) CSS3
6 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.26%) XSD
7 2 (5.26%) XSL
7 2 (5.26%) SOAP
7 2 (5.26%) Web Services
7 2 (5.26%) JMS
8 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.63%) SVG
8 1 (2.63%) JavaBeans
8 1 (2.63%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) RIA
3 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) W3C
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Scrum
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 7 (18.42%) BDD
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Scala
5 3 (7.89%) VB6
5 3 (7.89%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) C
5 3 (7.89%) VBScript
5 3 (7.89%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) Basel III
2 1 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Mesos
3 1 (2.63%) Salt
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Adobe
2 10 (26.32%) hybris
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 4 (10.53%) Perforce
4 4 (10.53%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.26%) Sybase
6 2 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Informatica
7 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.63%) OpenLink
7 1 (2.63%) Cognos
7 1 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Atlassian