The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 30 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.

Java
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Java 10 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 17.54% 16.95% 24.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 38.46% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 17
Median daily rate £575 £460 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -26.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £399 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £530 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.13
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.63%  

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 29 26 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 50.88% 44.07% 48.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 35
Median daily rate £550 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £681 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Docklands, London

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Docklands, London

Java
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 in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 30 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Java.

1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data
3 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 7 (29.17%) SDLC
3 7 (29.17%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) J2EE
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) Apache Spark
5 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
6 4 (16.67%) Market Risk
6 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
6 4 (16.67%) Cloudera
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (16.67%) Front Office
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) TDD

Java
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 7 (29.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (20.83%) Apache Spark
3 3 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) DataSynapse
4 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Liferay
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) FCoE
2 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) Multicast
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.50%) Hazelcast
3 3 (12.50%) HBase
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) KDB
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Parquet
5 1 (4.17%) Sqoop
5 1 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (4.17%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.67%) Front Office
5 2 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Java Architect
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Data Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Software Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Spring
2 5 (20.83%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) JMS
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (4.17%) FpML
4 1 (4.17%) JMX
4 1 (4.17%) JSP
4 1 (4.17%) Matplotlib
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) NumPy
4 1 (4.17%) Rendezvous
4 1 (4.17%) SAML
4 1 (4.17%) Servlets
4 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (16.67%) Market Risk
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Derivative
3 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Equities
4 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.83%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (8.33%) Content Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Document Management
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) R
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) CSSLP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.17%) SRDF
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Sybase
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Intel
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) SunGard
5 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.17%) VMware