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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 10 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.77% 7.81% 10.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.64% 24.10% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 15
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£500 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £298 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £695 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
39 83 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.21% 32.42% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 64 63
Average daily rate £488 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £328 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Front Office
3 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (30.00%) Scala
4 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (25.00%) R
4 5 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
4 5 (25.00%) Big Data
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Pig
4 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (25.00%) Banking
4 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Documentum
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
1 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) IDOL
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) jMock
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) Grunt
3 1 (5.00%) Bower
3 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (30.00%) Front Office
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) JMS
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Flex
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) ActiveX
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (10.00%) XSD
4 2 (10.00%) XSL
4 2 (10.00%) JDBC
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Equities
5 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (5.00%) RIA
5 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
2 5 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
3 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Management
4 2 (10.00%) B2C
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) AOP
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Scala
4 5 (25.00%) R
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) VB6
5 2 (10.00%) VBScript
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) XPath
6 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.00%) 29West
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Interwoven