The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Docklands, London region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 17 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.56% 10.49% 9.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.36% 25.42% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 17
Average daily rate £543 £463 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.29% -15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £333 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £550 £641
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 59 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.78% 41.26% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 59
Average daily rate £513 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £558 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
London

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 April 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 April 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 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 21 (48.84%) Linux
3 16 (37.21%) Finance
3 16 (37.21%) Python
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) Migration
4 14 (32.56%) Spring
5 12 (27.91%) Perl
6 11 (25.58%) JMS
7 10 (23.26%) Puppet
7 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
8 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
8 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.93%) TDD
8 9 (20.93%) Banking
9 8 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (18.60%) J2EE
9 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
10 7 (16.28%) SOA
10 7 (16.28%) UML
10 7 (16.28%) Ruby
10 7 (16.28%) TIBCO
10 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
10 7 (16.28%) Lua
11 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
11 6 (13.95%) Derivative
11 6 (13.95%) Sybase
12 5 (11.63%) JUnit
12 5 (11.63%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (4.65%) Documentum
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (6.98%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Multicast
1 1 (2.33%) FCoE
1 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) HBase
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.63%) JUnit
3 5 (11.63%) Maven
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
3 5 (11.63%) ANTLR
3 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
4 4 (9.30%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.33%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Front Office
4 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Senior Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (2.33%) J2EE Architect
9 1 (2.33%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Spring
2 11 (25.58%) JMS
3 8 (18.60%) J2EE
4 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.63%) HTML
5 5 (11.63%) XACML
6 4 (9.30%) Drools
6 4 (9.30%) JRules
6 4 (9.30%) XML
7 3 (6.98%) CSS
7 3 (6.98%) Middleware
7 3 (6.98%) REST
7 3 (6.98%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) CSS3
8 2 (4.65%) Rendezvous
8 2 (4.65%) Ajax
8 2 (4.65%) Java EE
8 2 (4.65%) Struts
8 2 (4.65%) Web Services
9 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
2 6 (13.95%) Derivative
3 5 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (11.63%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.65%) Open Source
6 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.33%) Equities
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Migration
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) TDD
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (16.28%) SOA
4 7 (16.28%) UML
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security
6 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.30%) Low Latency
6 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.30%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) Cash Management
8 2 (4.65%) Fund Management
8 2 (4.65%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) Unified Process
8 2 (4.65%) MVC
8 2 (4.65%) Content Management
8 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Python
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) Perl
4 7 (16.28%) Ruby
4 7 (16.28%) Lua
5 5 (11.63%) C#
5 5 (11.63%) C++
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) NFS
1 1 (2.33%) SRDF
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Control-M
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) TIBCO
3 6 (13.95%) Sybase
4 4 (9.30%) 29West
5 3 (6.98%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Adobe
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) Intel
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) DataSynapse