The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Java 29 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 21.80% 19.01% 17.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.31% 46.94% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 15
Median daily rate £600 £650 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £404 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.13
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.91%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 64 49 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 48.12% 40.50% 37.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 29
Median daily rate £560 £480 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £360 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Canary Wharf

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Canary Wharf

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Canary Wharf

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Java.

1 39 (58.21%) Finance
2 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.30%) Banking
4 24 (35.82%) Spring
5 22 (32.84%) SQL
5 22 (32.84%) Linux
6 18 (26.87%) Unix
7 17 (25.37%) XML
7 17 (25.37%) Python
7 17 (25.37%) Oracle
8 16 (23.88%) OO
9 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
9 15 (22.39%) Investment Banking
9 15 (22.39%) SDLC
10 14 (20.90%) HTML
11 13 (19.40%) Scrum
12 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
13 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
13 11 (16.42%) Sybase
13 11 (16.42%) DB2
13 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (16.42%) Derivative
14 10 (14.93%) Perl
14 10 (14.93%) Big Data
14 10 (14.93%) Scala
14 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
15 9 (13.43%) J2EE
15 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Architecture
15 9 (13.43%) JSON

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.96%) Confluence
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.97%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.97%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.97%) JBoss
4 3 (4.48%) Apache
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.99%) CMS
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) Liferay
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.49%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.49%) Documentum
6 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.49%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) PaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) LDAP
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.49%) FCoE
3 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) Multicast
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (16.42%) DB2
1 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
1 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.93%) Big Data
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.46%) Impala
4 5 (7.46%) MarkLogic
4 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Hive
5 4 (5.97%) Riak
6 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.48%) HBase
6 3 (4.48%) KDB
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.49%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
2 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.96%) JUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Gradle
3 5 (7.46%) Maven
4 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.48%) Ant
5 3 (4.48%) JBehave
5 3 (4.48%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.99%) Hudson
6 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.49%) Capybara
7 1 (1.49%) Concordion
7 1 (1.49%) Mockito
7 1 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.49%) Spock
General
1 39 (58.21%) Finance
2 27 (40.30%) Banking
3 15 (22.39%) Investment Banking
4 8 (11.94%) Front Office
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.49%) German Language
7 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Developer
2 30 (44.78%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Core Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Java Scala Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Scala Developer
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Java Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Architect
7 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Hybris Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Platform Architect
8 3 (4.48%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) Spring
2 17 (25.37%) XML
3 14 (20.90%) HTML
4 9 (13.43%) J2EE
4 9 (13.43%) JSON
5 8 (11.94%) CSS
5 8 (11.94%) JMS
5 8 (11.94%) Kafka
5 8 (11.94%) SOAP
6 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
6 6 (8.96%) HTML5
6 6 (8.96%) REST
7 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.46%) Web Services
8 4 (5.97%) Lucene
8 4 (5.97%) Middleware
8 4 (5.97%) Protocol Buffers
8 4 (5.97%) XSLT
9 3 (4.48%) Akka
9 3 (4.48%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.42%) Derivative
3 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.94%) Fixed Income
5 6 (8.96%) Data Structures
6 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
6 5 (7.46%) Equities
6 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (4.48%) Grid Computing
7 3 (4.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (4.48%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.99%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.99%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.49%) PMI
9 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 18 (26.87%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.46%) Android
5 4 (5.97%) Windows
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) OO
3 15 (22.39%) SDLC
4 13 (19.40%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.94%) DevOps
6 8 (11.94%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (11.94%) Open Source
7 7 (10.45%) SOA
8 6 (8.96%) Coaching
8 6 (8.96%) Content Management
8 6 (8.96%) OOD
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) MapReduce
9 5 (7.46%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.97%) ITSM
10 4 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) Python
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.93%) Perl
4 10 (14.93%) Scala
5 6 (8.96%) C#
5 6 (8.96%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) R
6 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.49%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.49%) Korn
8 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) VB6
8 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ACDT
4 1 (1.49%) ACHDS
4 1 (1.49%) ACTC
4 1 (1.49%) CAPM
4 1 (1.49%) MCDST
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) MCSM
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PMP
4 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) MiFID
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (4.48%) EMIR
3 1 (1.49%) SDET
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) KVM
2 1 (1.49%) NFS
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.49%) SRDF
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.48%) Ansible
2 3 (4.48%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) MOM
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) OPNET
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Sybase
3 8 (11.94%) IBM
4 4 (5.97%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.48%) hybris
5 3 (4.48%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.99%) Perforce
6 2 (2.99%) Solace
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix
7 1 (1.49%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Intel
7 1 (1.49%) NetApp
7 1 (1.49%) OpenText
7 1 (1.49%) Sun
7 1 (1.49%) VMware