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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 23 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.22% 8.93% 12.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.87% 28.57% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 38
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£500 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £440 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £635 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
77 35 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.25% 31.25% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 23 120
Average daily rate £510 £595 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 19 (46.34%) Maven
3 17 (41.46%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) J2EE
5 12 (29.27%) JSP
5 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
5 12 (29.27%) Adobe
5 12 (29.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (26.83%) Linux
6 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (24.39%) Spring
7 10 (24.39%) Degree
7 10 (24.39%) UNIX
7 10 (24.39%) Servlets
8 9 (21.95%) JBoss
8 9 (21.95%) Oracle
8 9 (21.95%) JSTL
8 9 (21.95%) JSR 170
8 9 (21.95%) CMS
8 9 (21.95%) Scrum
8 9 (21.95%) Adobe Analytics
8 9 (21.95%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
9 8 (19.51%) Banking
9 8 (19.51%) Derivative
9 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
9 8 (19.51%) OOP
9 8 (19.51%) .NET
10 7 (17.07%) OO
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle Coherence

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
1 12 (29.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (21.95%) JBoss
2 9 (21.95%) CMS
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.44%) Endur
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) AMQP
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Maven
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Ant
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (2.44%) Bower
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.44%) MSI
5 1 (2.44%) NUnit
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 7 (17.07%) Investment Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Front Office
5 4 (9.76%) Marketing
6 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 28 (68.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
4 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Core Java Developer
4 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Ajax Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) J2EE
2 12 (29.27%) JSP
3 10 (24.39%) Servlets
3 10 (24.39%) Spring
4 9 (21.95%) JSTL
4 9 (21.95%) JSR 170
5 8 (19.51%) .NET
6 6 (14.63%) Web Services
6 6 (14.63%) XML
7 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) JMS
7 5 (12.20%) HTML5
8 4 (9.76%) REST
8 4 (9.76%) Java EE
8 4 (9.76%) JTA
8 4 (9.76%) SOAP
8 4 (9.76%) XSL
8 4 (9.76%) JPA
9 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
10 2 (4.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Derivative
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Equities
3 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (2.44%) RIA
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Scrum
2 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
2 9 (21.95%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (19.51%) OOP
4 7 (17.07%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 7 (17.07%) SDLC
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.20%) BDD
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Quantitative Investing
7 4 (9.76%) Static Code Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.32%) Pair Programming
8 3 (7.32%) SOA
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
2 6 (14.63%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) C++
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
5 3 (7.32%) VBA
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Jython
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Adobe
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Solace
4 2 (4.88%) Trayport
4 2 (4.88%) Perforce
4 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.44%) OpenLink
5 1 (2.44%) Tradeweb
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) hybris
5 1 (2.44%) Talarian