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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 34 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.52% 8.85% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.22% 26.32% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 10
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£600 £625 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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
72 38 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.57% 33.63% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 58
Average daily rate £500 £575 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +10.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £425 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Front Office
3 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
4 15 (31.91%) Maven
5 14 (29.79%) SQL
6 12 (25.53%) Banking
6 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (23.40%) Scala
7 11 (23.40%) Investment Banking
7 11 (23.40%) Derivative
7 11 (23.40%) Equity Derivative
8 10 (21.28%) J2EE
8 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
8 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
8 10 (21.28%) Adobe
8 10 (21.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (19.15%) .NET
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) HTML
9 9 (19.15%) Windows
9 9 (19.15%) Finance
9 9 (19.15%) IBM
10 8 (17.02%) UNIX
10 8 (17.02%) Middleware
11 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.89%) Unisys
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
11 7 (14.89%) HTML5
11 7 (14.89%) BladeLogic
12 6 (12.77%) MongoDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
1 10 (21.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
3 5 (10.64%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) SAS
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
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 5 (10.64%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.13%) NAS
2 1 (2.13%) FCoE
2 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.38%) HBase
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.26%) Impala
7 1 (2.13%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Maven
2 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.51%) JProfiler
3 4 (8.51%) JUnit
3 4 (8.51%) VisualVM
3 4 (8.51%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) jMock
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.13%) Mockito
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (40.43%) Front Office
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 11 (23.40%) Investment Banking
4 9 (19.15%) Finance
5 2 (4.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Scala Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Configuration Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Build Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Software Configuration Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Software Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Build and Release Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Software Release Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Release Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.38%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) J2EE
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) .NET
3 8 (17.02%) Middleware
4 7 (14.89%) HTML5
5 6 (12.77%) Spring
6 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) Ajax
7 4 (8.51%) JSON
7 4 (8.51%) JSTL
7 4 (8.51%) JSR 170
7 4 (8.51%) CSS3
7 4 (8.51%) PhoneGap
7 4 (8.51%) JSP
7 4 (8.51%) Servlets
7 4 (8.51%) CSS
8 3 (6.38%) Web Services
8 3 (6.38%) XML
8 3 (6.38%) JMS
9 2 (4.26%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Derivative
1 11 (23.40%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (8.51%) Fixed Income
3 4 (8.51%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.38%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.64%) Scrum
4 4 (8.51%) Web Design
4 4 (8.51%) Web Development
4 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.38%) Low Latency
5 3 (6.38%) TDD
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.26%) MVC
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.26%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) SOA
6 2 (4.26%) ETL
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) Scala
3 5 (10.64%) LINC
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) R
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Python
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 7 (14.89%) BladeLogic
2 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.13%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
1 10 (21.28%) Adobe
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) IBM
3 7 (14.89%) Unisys
4 3 (6.38%) Sybase
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.13%) Intel
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) Perforce
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.13%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Cloudera