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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 17 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.18% 11.98% 12.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.17% 34.12% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 18
Average daily rate
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£488 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £376 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £590 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
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
47 85 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 36.43% 35.12% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 71 58
Average daily rate £400 £511 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.72% +13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 28 November 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 28 November 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 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Scala
5 6 (23.08%) MapReduce
5 6 (23.08%) Big Data
6 5 (19.23%) Analytics
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Pig
6 5 (19.23%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (19.23%) Information Retrieval
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Hive
6 5 (19.23%) R
6 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
6 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
6 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (19.23%) Market Risk
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
6 5 (19.23%) Python
6 5 (19.23%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (19.23%) Apache Pig
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (3.85%) Documentum
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) Apache Hive
2 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) IDOL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) jMock
2 1 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.85%) Rational Robot
2 1 (3.85%) RequisitePro
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Front Office
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Fidessa Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) ActiveX
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) XSD
3 4 (15.38%) XSL
4 3 (11.54%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware
5 2 (7.69%) JMS
5 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
2 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Market Risk
3 4 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.69%) Equities
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) ETL
2 6 (23.08%) MapReduce
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Information Retrieval
3 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (19.23%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) B2C
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Scala
3 5 (19.23%) R
3 5 (19.23%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 4 (15.38%) VBScript
4 4 (15.38%) VB
4 4 (15.38%) VB6
5 3 (11.54%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) XQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Tcl
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Vertica
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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