The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 15 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.29% 7.22% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 25.93% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Average daily rate
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£650 £650 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £500
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 £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 27 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.00% 27.84% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 42
Average daily rate £450 £516 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.83% +14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £441 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £683 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (38.24%) Front Office
3 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
3 13 (38.24%) Low Latency
4 12 (35.29%) Banking
4 12 (35.29%) Maven
5 11 (32.35%) Investment Banking
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) JUnit
7 9 (26.47%) XML
7 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
7 9 (26.47%) Spring
8 8 (23.53%) JMS
8 8 (23.53%) J2EE
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
9 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) Fixed Income
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (14.71%) Scrum
11 5 (14.71%) Firewall
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
11 5 (14.71%) HTML
11 5 (14.71%) REST
11 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) Mule
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) RMDS
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) SSL
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) Multicast
4 1 (2.94%) FCoE
4 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) HBase
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Maven
2 9 (26.47%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.82%) jMock
4 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
4 3 (8.82%) Hudson
4 3 (8.82%) VisualVM
5 2 (5.88%) YourKit
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) ClearQuest
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) JProfiler
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (38.24%) Front Office
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 11 (32.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Retail
5 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Software Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Web Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Designer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) XML
1 9 (26.47%) Spring
2 8 (23.53%) JMS
2 8 (23.53%) J2EE
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) REST
5 4 (11.76%) RESTful
5 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 4 (11.76%) CSS
5 4 (11.76%) JSP
5 4 (11.76%) XSD
5 4 (11.76%) XSL
6 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
6 3 (8.82%) JPA
6 3 (8.82%) Java EE
6 3 (8.82%) XML Messaging
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
6 3 (8.82%) JDBC
7 2 (5.88%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (17.65%) Fixed Income
3 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 4 (11.76%) Market Risk
5 3 (8.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Solaris
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Low Latency
3 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Data Management
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.88%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) Code Coverage
8 2 (5.88%) BPMN
9 1 (2.94%) Stress Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.94%) Workflow
9 1 (2.94%) Benchmarking
9 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.82%) VB6
3 3 (8.82%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Xen
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) NFS
1 1 (2.94%) KVM
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.94%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Sybase
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Atomikos
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) BEA
3 2 (5.88%) CA
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Axway
4 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) Intel
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) Vertica