The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 8 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.00% 7.60% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.79% 8.50% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
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£625 £543 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% +11.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £472 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £660 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95 153 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 95.00% 89.47% 97.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 117 90
Average daily rate £488 £513 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £392 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £32.62 £20.06 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.60% -63.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Docklands, London region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Docklands, London region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Low Latency
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (56.25%) Front Office
6 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
8 5 (31.25%) Spring
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
9 4 (25.00%) Retail
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) JUnit
9 4 (25.00%) JMS
9 4 (25.00%) Maven
9 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
10 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
10 3 (18.75%) Data Management
10 3 (18.75%) Banking
10 3 (18.75%) J2EE
11 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
11 2 (12.50%) MVC
11 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
11 2 (12.50%) SOA
11 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
11 2 (12.50%) JDBC
11 2 (12.50%) Web Services
11 2 (12.50%) Linux
11 2 (12.50%) Python

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) jMock
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
2 2 (12.50%) VisualVM
2 2 (12.50%) YourKit
General
1 9 (56.25%) Front Office
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Drools
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
3 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 2 (12.50%) Market Risk
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) BPMN
8 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Vertica