Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Java Developer
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 6.35% 8.33% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 8.77% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Docklands, London median daily rate £550 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £500 £501 £393
90th Percentile £683 £720 £699
East London median daily rate £575 £525 £555
% change year-on-year +9.52% -5.41% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
East London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies in Docklands, London with a recognized job title 125 114 241
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.21% 95.00% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 64 183
Docklands, London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +4.90%
10th Percentile £351 £341 £300
90th Percentile £699 £705 £675
East London median daily rate £475 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Docklands, London median hourly rate £32.48 £54.25 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.13% +149.40% -33.24%
10th Percentile £23.10 £51.62 £18.13
90th Percentile £34.60 £56.87 £32.70
East London median hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year -26.09% +30.50% +11.90%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Docklands, London

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Developer in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Docklands, London

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Docklands, London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Docklands, London

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Docklands, London

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Docklands, London region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Front Office
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (37.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (37.50%) KDB
3 3 (37.50%) Solace
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (25.00%) Rendezvous
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) ION Trading
4 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) KDB
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) Endeca
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Front Office
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Rendezvous
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Solace
1 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (25.00%) ION Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase