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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 24 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.35% 15.20% 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.06% 35.14% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 10
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £280 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £543 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
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
47 74 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.90% 43.27% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 19
Median daily rate £475 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016, 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 19 (40.43%) SQL
1 19 (40.43%) Banking
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Spring
4 12 (25.53%) Oracle
5 11 (23.40%) Linux
5 11 (23.40%) Python
6 10 (21.28%) J2EE
7 9 (19.15%) XML
7 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
7 9 (19.15%) REST
7 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.02%) Finance
8 8 (17.02%) Unix
8 8 (17.02%) C++
9 7 (14.89%) HTML
9 7 (14.89%) OO
9 7 (14.89%) Front Office
9 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
10 6 (12.77%) DevOps
10 6 (12.77%) Big Data
10 6 (12.77%) SDLC
10 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.77%) .NET
10 6 (12.77%) Web Services
10 6 (12.77%) Multithreading

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 5 (10.64%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) Jetty
4 2 (4.26%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) Liferay
5 1 (2.13%) LiveCycle
5 1 (2.13%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.13%) nginx
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) BGP
3 1 (2.13%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) IPsec
3 1 (2.13%) IPv6
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) OSPF
3 1 (2.13%) Skype
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) Big Data
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.64%) HBase
3 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.38%) KDB
5 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.26%) DB2
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) UniData
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Ant
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Hudson
4 1 (2.13%) JBehave
4 1 (2.13%) Log4j
4 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (40.43%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 7 (14.89%) Front Office
4 3 (6.38%) Back Office
4 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Java Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Scala Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Fidessa Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Spring
2 10 (21.28%) J2EE
3 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
3 9 (19.15%) REST
3 9 (19.15%) XML
4 7 (14.89%) HTML
5 6 (12.77%) .NET
5 6 (12.77%) Web Services
6 4 (8.51%) CSS
6 4 (8.51%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) JPA
6 4 (8.51%) JSON
6 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Drools
7 3 (6.38%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (6.38%) GWT
7 3 (6.38%) JAXB
7 3 (6.38%) JSP
7 3 (6.38%) Spring Security
8 2 (4.26%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Equities
3 3 (6.38%) Derivative
3 3 (6.38%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) AIX
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Debian
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) TDD
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.89%) OO
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) DevOps
5 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.51%) ETL
7 4 (8.51%) Functional Programming
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) MVC
7 4 (8.51%) Pair Programming
7 4 (8.51%) Release Management
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.51%) Test-First Development
8 3 (6.38%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) Python
3 8 (17.02%) C++
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) C#
5 5 (10.64%) Ruby
5 5 (10.64%) Scala
6 4 (8.51%) Go
6 4 (8.51%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.38%) Tcl
8 2 (4.26%) C
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) R
8 2 (4.26%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCNA
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CITP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) HDFS
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) iptables
2 1 (2.13%) Postfix
2 1 (2.13%) Samba
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Control-M
1 2 (4.26%) Kibana
1 2 (4.26%) logstash
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Grafana
2 1 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Fidessa
2 3 (6.38%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Sybase
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) Perforce
4 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.13%) Sencha
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.13%) VMware