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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 10 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.13% 6.99% 9.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.26% 21.05% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Average daily rate
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£625 £523 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £357 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £625 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 76 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.96% 33.19% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 52 49
Average daily rate £625 £450 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +13.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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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
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 29 July 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 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 6 (28.57%) JMS
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 5 (23.81%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (23.81%) R
4 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (23.81%) MapReduce
4 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Apache Pig
4 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 5 (23.81%) Scala
4 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 5 (23.81%) Front Office
5 4 (19.05%) Middleware
5 4 (19.05%) Multithreading

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (23.81%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) RMDS
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
1 1 (4.76%) FCoE
1 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (4.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) HBase
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) ANTLR
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) Bower
3 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) jMock
General
1 5 (23.81%) Front Office
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) JMS
1 6 (28.57%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) MapReduce
3 4 (19.05%) Middleware
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) Rendezvous
5 2 (9.52%) XACML
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) MyBatis
6 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) JDBC
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) RIA
4 1 (4.76%) Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (23.81%) Analytics
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) B2C
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Fund Management
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) Scala
4 5 (23.81%) R
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.76%) SRDF
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 4 (19.05%) 29West
4 3 (14.29%) Adobe
5 2 (9.52%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Intel
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) DataSynapse