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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Java 22 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 19.64% 11.59% 11.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.90% 27.91% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 7
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£615 £543 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% +20.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £409 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £663 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.62% +17.64%
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
49 86 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 43.75% 41.55% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 63 30
Average daily rate £383 £513 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.36% -5.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £403 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £630
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 £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 March 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 March 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 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) XML
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
4 12 (31.58%) Banking
4 12 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 11 (28.95%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) JUnit
5 11 (28.95%) Investment Banking
5 11 (28.95%) Low Latency
6 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) Spring
8 8 (21.05%) Maven
8 8 (21.05%) Front Office
8 8 (21.05%) XSD
8 8 (21.05%) XSL
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
8 8 (21.05%) JMS
8 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
9 7 (18.42%) Linux
9 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
9 7 (18.42%) J2EE
9 7 (18.42%) VB
9 7 (18.42%) Market Risk
9 7 (18.42%) VB6
10 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (18.42%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.26%) Mule
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Documentum
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) IDOL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JUnit
2 8 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) jMock
3 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
4 2 (5.26%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) Hudson
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) VisualVM
4 2 (5.26%) YourKit
5 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.63%) Ant
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Robot
5 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.63%) RequisitePro
General
1 12 (31.58%) Banking
2 11 (28.95%) Investment Banking
3 8 (21.05%) Front Office
4 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Web Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Tester
6 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) XML
2 11 (28.95%) .NET
3 9 (23.68%) CSS
3 9 (23.68%) Spring
4 8 (21.05%) Web Services
4 8 (21.05%) XSD
4 8 (21.05%) XSL
4 8 (21.05%) JMS
5 7 (18.42%) J2EE
6 6 (15.79%) HTML
6 6 (15.79%) REST
7 5 (13.16%) SOAP
7 5 (13.16%) ActiveX
8 3 (7.89%) XML Messaging
8 3 (7.89%) JSP
8 3 (7.89%) JPA
8 3 (7.89%) Java EE
8 3 (7.89%) Apache Flex
9 2 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Market Risk
3 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.26%) Equities
4 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.63%) W3C
5 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Low Latency
3 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) UML
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Stress Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) Validation
8 2 (5.26%) Code Coverage
8 2 (5.26%) MVC
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) Release Management
8 2 (5.26%) BPMN
9 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.63%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.42%) VB6
3 7 (18.42%) VB
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) VBScript
6 4 (10.53%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Tcl
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) BEA
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
3 2 (5.26%) Atomikos
3 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.26%) Axway
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) Vertica
4 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) EMC
4 1 (2.63%) Interwoven
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 16 days ago