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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 25 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.97% 7.87% 7.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.76% 22.22% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £613 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £663 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
68 45 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.72% 35.43% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 21 51
Average daily rate £500 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £430 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 29 July 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 29 July 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 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Front Office
3 16 (34.04%) Maven
4 15 (31.91%) Oracle
5 14 (29.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (27.66%) Banking
6 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.53%) J2EE
7 12 (25.53%) Investment Banking
7 12 (25.53%) Low Latency
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
8 11 (23.40%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) Spring
10 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
11 7 (14.89%) JMS
11 7 (14.89%) Adobe
11 7 (14.89%) JUnit
11 7 (14.89%) Derivative
11 7 (14.89%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (14.89%) Scrum
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (14.89%) Scala
11 7 (14.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
12 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (12.77%) Credit Risk
12 6 (12.77%) Market Risk
12 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
12 6 (12.77%) Fixed Income
12 6 (12.77%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (14.89%) Oracle Coherence
1 7 (14.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.64%) JBoss
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) CMS
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.13%) SAS
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.13%) Apache
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.13%) NAS
3 1 (2.13%) FCoE
3 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.13%) Multicast
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) HBase
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.26%) Impala
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Maven
2 7 (14.89%) JUnit
3 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.64%) CruiseControl
4 5 (10.64%) VisualVM
5 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 4 (8.51%) JProfiler
5 4 (8.51%) Hudson
5 4 (8.51%) jMock
5 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.13%) NUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Mockito
7 1 (2.13%) YourKit
General
1 21 (44.68%) Front Office
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 12 (25.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
5 3 (6.38%) Finance
6 2 (4.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 25 (53.19%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Scala Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.38%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.26%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Build and Release Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Software Release Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Market Risk Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) J2EE
2 10 (21.28%) Spring
3 7 (14.89%) JMS
4 6 (12.77%) HTML
4 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 6 (12.77%) XML
5 5 (10.64%) .NET
5 5 (10.64%) JSP
6 4 (8.51%) Servlets
6 4 (8.51%) Middleware
6 4 (8.51%) JSTL
6 4 (8.51%) JSR 170
6 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
6 4 (8.51%) JDBC
7 3 (6.38%) RESTful
7 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 3 (6.38%) REST
7 3 (6.38%) CSS
7 3 (6.38%) XSD
7 3 (6.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (14.89%) Derivative
2 7 (14.89%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (12.77%) Fixed Income
3 6 (12.77%) Credit Risk
3 6 (12.77%) Market Risk
4 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Solaris
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
1 3 (6.38%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Low Latency
3 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.51%) Data Management
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.38%) TDD
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) BDD
8 2 (4.26%) SOA
8 2 (4.26%) ETL
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
9 1 (2.13%) BPMN
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Scala
3 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) VB6
5 1 (2.13%) LINC
5 1 (2.13%) Groovy
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) CISSP
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) NFS
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Xen
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.13%) SRDF
1 1 (2.13%) GridGain
1 1 (2.13%) KVM
1 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (2.13%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Adobe
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) Sybase
5 4 (8.51%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Unisys
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Sun
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) Intel
6 1 (2.13%) BEA
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.13%) Perforce
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) DataSynapse
6 1 (2.13%) Red Gate
6 1 (2.13%) Cloudera