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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 10 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.74% 20.56% 8.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 42.31% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 9
Average daily rate £445 £625 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £390 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £675 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
20 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 43.48% 48.60% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 31
Average daily rate £475 £438 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £225 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £648 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 (47.37%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) JTA
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Front Office
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) Adobe
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) JMS
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Confluence
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) LiveCycle
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Liferay
4 1 (5.26%) Magnolia
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (5.26%) SAS
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (5.26%) Endur
1 1 (5.26%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LDAP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) InfluxDB
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.26%) FishEye
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) JProfiler
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) VersionOne
2 1 (5.26%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Front Office
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Java Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Software Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.26%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Web Architect
7 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Java EE
2 3 (15.79%) JMS
2 3 (15.79%) JPA
2 3 (15.79%) JTA
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) JSR 170
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) XSL
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Equities
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) SOA
2 3 (15.79%) Use Case
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Content Management
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Control-M
1 1 (5.26%) Grafana
1 1 (5.26%) Graphite
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Axway
3 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) OpenLink
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO