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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 5 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 29 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.20% 13.04% 20.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.54% 36.00% 53.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 19
Median daily rate £600 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £305 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £649 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

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
61 50 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.80% 36.23% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 33
Median daily rate £575 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Java.

1 48 (65.75%) Finance
2 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.62%) Banking
4 24 (32.88%) Spring
5 21 (28.77%) Oracle
6 20 (27.40%) SQL
7 18 (24.66%) XML
7 18 (24.66%) Scrum
8 16 (21.92%) HTML
8 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
8 16 (21.92%) Linux
9 14 (19.18%) OO
10 13 (17.81%) Investment Banking
10 13 (17.81%) Derivative
10 13 (17.81%) Scala
11 12 (16.44%) Degree
11 12 (16.44%) Content Management
11 12 (16.44%) Windows
12 11 (15.07%) Unix
12 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (13.70%) SDLC
13 10 (13.70%) Kafka
13 10 (13.70%) Python
13 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.70%) J2EE
13 10 (13.70%) Front Office
13 10 (13.70%) IBM
13 10 (13.70%) Adobe
14 9 (12.33%) Sybase

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) CMS
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (8.22%) Apache
2 6 (8.22%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (6.85%) Confluence
3 5 (6.85%) IBM Notes
4 4 (5.48%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.48%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.74%) JBoss
6 2 (2.74%) Liferay
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.37%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Campaign
1 4 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.74%) Akamai
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 5 (6.85%) Ethernet
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.85%) Wireless
3 4 (5.48%) LDAP
4 2 (2.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.74%) SSL
5 1 (1.37%) FCoE
5 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.37%) HTTP
5 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) Multicast
5 1 (1.37%) NAS
5 1 (1.37%) SAN
5 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.59%) Big Data
3 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.59%) MarkLogic
3 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.85%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.48%) DB2
6 4 (5.48%) Impala
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.48%) Riak
7 3 (4.11%) HBase
8 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.37%) FileMaker
9 1 (1.37%) MySQL
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.22%) JIRA
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Gradle
2 4 (5.48%) Maven
3 3 (4.11%) JUnit
4 2 (2.74%) Ant
4 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.37%) Concordion
5 1 (1.37%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.37%) Hudson
5 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.37%) JBehave
5 1 (1.37%) Mockito
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.37%) Spock
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 48 (65.75%) Finance
2 26 (35.62%) Banking
3 13 (17.81%) Investment Banking
4 10 (13.70%) Front Office
5 6 (8.22%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 2 (2.74%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.37%) German Language
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 30 (41.10%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Architect
4 8 (10.96%) Agile Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Java Scala Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Scala Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Front Office Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Core Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Desktop Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Desktop Support
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) Spring
2 18 (24.66%) XML
3 16 (21.92%) HTML
4 10 (13.70%) J2EE
4 10 (13.70%) Kafka
5 8 (10.96%) CSS
5 8 (10.96%) HTML5
5 8 (10.96%) XSLT
6 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.59%) JMS
6 7 (9.59%) jQuery
7 6 (8.22%) JSON
7 6 (8.22%) Middleware
8 5 (6.85%) Web Services
8 5 (6.85%) XSD
9 4 (5.48%) Akka
9 4 (5.48%) Lucene
9 4 (5.48%) SOAP
10 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Derivative
2 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.33%) Fixed Income
4 7 (9.59%) Data Structures
5 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
5 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
6 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
6 5 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
7 4 (5.48%) Equities
8 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.11%) Grid Computing
8 3 (4.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (4.11%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.74%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.37%) CMDB
10 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Unix
4 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.11%) Android
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.66%) Scrum
3 14 (19.18%) OO
4 12 (16.44%) Content Management
5 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
5 10 (13.70%) SDLC
6 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
7 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.96%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (10.96%) SOA
8 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.59%) Time Management
9 6 (8.22%) DevOps
9 6 (8.22%) MapReduce
9 6 (8.22%) Open Source
9 6 (8.22%) UML
10 5 (6.85%) Coaching
10 5 (6.85%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (6.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.81%) Scala
4 10 (13.70%) Python
5 6 (8.22%) Perl
5 6 (8.22%) R
6 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.11%) C#
7 3 (4.11%) XPath
8 2 (2.74%) C
8 2 (2.74%) Clojure
8 2 (2.74%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) XQuery
9 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.37%) PHP
9 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) A+ Certification
2 5 (6.85%) ACDT
2 5 (6.85%) ACHDS
2 5 (6.85%) ACTC
2 5 (6.85%) MCDST
2 5 (6.85%) MCP
2 5 (6.85%) MCSA
2 5 (6.85%) MCSE
2 5 (6.85%) MCSM
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.85%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (5.48%) ISEB
4 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (2.74%) EMIR
1 2 (2.74%) MiFID
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (5.48%) Docker
4 1 (1.37%) HDFS
4 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) KVM
4 1 (1.37%) NFS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.37%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (1.37%) SRDF
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) MOM
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) OPNET
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Oracle
2 10 (13.70%) Adobe
2 10 (13.70%) IBM
3 9 (12.33%) Sybase
4 8 (10.96%) hybris
5 5 (6.85%) Apple
5 5 (6.85%) Citrix
5 5 (6.85%) Lotus
6 4 (5.48%) SAP
7 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.11%) OpenText
8 2 (2.74%) DataSynapse
8 2 (2.74%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.74%) GoldenSource
8 2 (2.74%) Solace
8 2 (2.74%) Symantec
9 1 (1.37%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.37%) EMC
9 1 (1.37%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.37%) Intel