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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 18 28 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.00% 16.18% 12.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.86% 38.89% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 40
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £525 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £1,000 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +22.79%
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
43 72 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 35.83% 41.62% 39.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 57 102
Average daily rate £510 £625 £572
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.40% +9.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) SQL
4 15 (36.59%) Spring
4 15 (36.59%) Scrum
5 13 (31.71%) Linux
6 10 (24.39%) .NET
6 10 (24.39%) Maven
6 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
7 9 (21.95%) Degree
7 9 (21.95%) Adobe
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle
8 8 (19.51%) HTML
8 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
8 8 (19.51%) HTML5
9 7 (17.07%) Analytics
9 7 (17.07%) hybris
9 7 (17.07%) BDD
9 7 (17.07%) UNIX
9 7 (17.07%) OO
9 7 (17.07%) XML
9 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.07%) TDD
9 7 (17.07%) Banking
10 6 (14.63%) Front Office
10 6 (14.63%) JMS
10 6 (14.63%) OOP
10 6 (14.63%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (12.20%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) AMQP
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) Impala
5 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.44%) QlikView
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.44%) HBase
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Maven
2 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) Ant
4 4 (9.76%) JUnit
5 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Grunt
5 3 (7.32%) Bower
6 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.44%) RequisitePro
7 1 (2.44%) Rational Robot
7 1 (2.44%) JMeter
7 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Front Office
4 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
5 4 (9.76%) Marketing
6 2 (4.88%) Games
7 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Release Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Architect
6 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.44%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 10 (24.39%) .NET
3 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) HTML5
4 7 (17.07%) XML
5 6 (14.63%) J2EE
5 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 6 (14.63%) JMS
6 5 (12.20%) SOAP
6 5 (12.20%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) Java EE
7 4 (9.76%) JPA
7 4 (9.76%) XSL
7 4 (9.76%) CSS
7 4 (9.76%) JTA
8 3 (7.32%) JSP
8 3 (7.32%) Swing
8 3 (7.32%) CSS3
8 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (9.76%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.76%) Derivative
4 3 (7.32%) Equities
4 3 (7.32%) RIA
5 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.88%) Physics
6 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.44%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.44%) W3C
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Scrum
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
5 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) OO
5 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
5 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 6 (14.63%) OOP
7 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Quantitative Investing
7 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Static Code Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.32%) Pair Programming
9 3 (7.32%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) C++
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) VBA
6 2 (4.88%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) Scala
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Jython
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Basel III
2 1 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Mesos
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Adobe
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 7 (17.07%) hybris
4 3 (7.32%) Perforce
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.88%) Trayport
6 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.44%) OpenLink
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.44%) Tradeweb