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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 29 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.39% 15.83% 21.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 50.00% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 16
Median daily rate £575 £648 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +29.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £428 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £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 £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
58 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.77% 31.67% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 29
Median daily rate £573 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.27% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 February 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 February 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 43 (61.43%) Finance
2 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) Banking
4 23 (32.86%) Spring
5 22 (31.43%) Oracle
6 20 (28.57%) SQL
7 18 (25.71%) XML
7 18 (25.71%) Linux
8 16 (22.86%) OO
8 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
9 15 (21.43%) Investment Banking
9 15 (21.43%) Scrum
10 14 (20.00%) HTML
10 14 (20.00%) SDLC
11 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (18.57%) Unix
11 13 (18.57%) Python
11 13 (18.57%) Derivative
12 12 (17.14%) Scala
13 11 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (15.71%) J2EE
13 11 (15.71%) Sybase
14 10 (14.29%) IBM
14 10 (14.29%) Degree
14 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 10 (14.29%) Content Management
14 10 (14.29%) MongoDB
14 10 (14.29%) Big Data
15 9 (12.86%) Kafka
15 9 (12.86%) NoSQL

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 8 (11.43%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (8.57%) Confluence
4 5 (7.14%) CMS
5 4 (5.71%) Apache
5 4 (5.71%) Apache Pig
5 4 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.71%) IBM Notes
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (4.29%) JBoss
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.86%) DataSynapse
7 2 (2.86%) IIS
7 2 (2.86%) Liferay
7 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.43%) LiveCycle
8 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.43%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Internet
2 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.71%) LDAP
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.71%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) FCoE
3 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) Multicast
3 1 (1.43%) NAS
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (14.29%) Big Data
2 10 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.86%) NoSQL
4 8 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (8.57%) DB2
6 6 (8.57%) MarkLogic
7 5 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 5 (7.14%) Impala
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.71%) HBase
8 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.71%) Riak
9 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.86%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.43%) Infinispan
10 1 (1.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) JIRA
2 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.71%) Gradle
3 4 (5.71%) JUnit
3 4 (5.71%) Maven
4 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.29%) JBehave
4 3 (4.29%) Selenium
5 2 (2.86%) Ant
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.43%) Capybara
6 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.43%) Mockito
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) WATIR
General
1 43 (61.43%) Finance
2 25 (35.71%) Banking
3 15 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 9 (12.86%) Front Office
5 2 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (54.29%) Developer
2 31 (44.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Scala Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Front Office Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Software Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Core Java Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 3 (4.29%) Desktop Team Leader
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Desktop Support
9 3 (4.29%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (4.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) Spring
2 18 (25.71%) XML
3 14 (20.00%) HTML
4 11 (15.71%) J2EE
5 9 (12.86%) Kafka
6 7 (10.00%) CSS
6 7 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (10.00%) HTML5
6 7 (10.00%) JMS
6 7 (10.00%) JSON
7 6 (8.57%) Middleware
7 6 (8.57%) SOAP
7 6 (8.57%) XSLT
8 5 (7.14%) Web Services
9 4 (5.71%) Akka
9 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.71%) jQuery
9 4 (5.71%) Lucene
9 4 (5.71%) REST
10 3 (4.29%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.57%) Derivative
2 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.86%) Fixed Income
4 8 (11.43%) Data Structures
5 5 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.71%) Equities
6 4 (5.71%) Market Risk
7 3 (4.29%) Grid Computing
7 3 (4.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (4.29%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.86%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) Unix
3 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 8 (11.43%) Windows
4 4 (5.71%) Android
4 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) OO
3 15 (21.43%) Scrum
4 14 (20.00%) SDLC
5 10 (14.29%) Content Management
6 9 (12.86%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
7 8 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (11.43%) SOA
8 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.00%) Open Source
9 6 (8.57%) BDD
9 6 (8.57%) Coaching
9 6 (8.57%) MapReduce
9 6 (8.57%) OOD
9 6 (8.57%) Time Management
10 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.57%) Python
4 12 (17.14%) Scala
5 9 (12.86%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) R
7 5 (7.14%) C#
8 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.29%) C
10 2 (2.86%) C++
10 2 (2.86%) VB
11 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.43%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.43%) Korn
11 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.43%) Ruby
11 1 (1.43%) VBA
11 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) ISEB
3 4 (5.71%) A+ Certification
3 4 (5.71%) ACDT
3 4 (5.71%) ACHDS
3 4 (5.71%) ACTC
3 4 (5.71%) MCDST
3 4 (5.71%) MCP
3 4 (5.71%) MCSA
3 4 (5.71%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) MCSM
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.43%) CAPM
5 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.43%) PMP
5 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) MiFID
2 2 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.86%) EMIR
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) SDET
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.29%) Docker
4 1 (1.43%) HDFS
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) KVM
4 1 (1.43%) NFS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.43%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (1.43%) SRDF
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) MOM
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) OPNET
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Sybase
3 10 (14.29%) IBM
4 7 (10.00%) Adobe
5 5 (7.14%) hybris
6 4 (5.71%) Apple
6 4 (5.71%) Atlassian
6 4 (5.71%) Citrix
6 4 (5.71%) Lotus
7 3 (4.29%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.86%) GoldenSource
8 2 (2.86%) OpenText
8 2 (2.86%) Solace
9 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco
9 1 (1.43%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.43%) Perforce
9 1 (1.43%) Vertica
9 1 (1.43%) VMware