Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 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 SE 8
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 8 33 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 16.92% 1.73% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.73% 2.60% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -8.00% +8.70%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £575 £600
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 111 231 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 56.92% 66.57% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 147 107
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £363 £378 £393
90th Percentile £588 £600 £660
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £500 £575
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Canary Wharf

Java 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java 8 in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java 8 in Canary Wharf

Java 8
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java 8 in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (96.97%) TDD
2 32 (96.97%) Spring
2 32 (96.97%) BDD
3 30 (90.91%) REST
4 21 (63.64%) Scrum
5 19 (57.58%) MongoDB
5 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
5 19 (57.58%) Scala
5 19 (57.58%) JAX-RS
5 19 (57.58%) DevOps
5 19 (57.58%) Python
5 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (57.58%) Kanban
5 19 (57.58%) Pair Programming
5 19 (57.58%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (57.58%) Ruby
5 19 (57.58%) Dropwizard
5 19 (57.58%) Continuous Deployment
6 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
6 13 (39.39%) Spring Boot
7 12 (36.36%) Docker
8 11 (33.33%) Kafka
8 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 11 (33.33%) Coaching
8 11 (33.33%) Microservices
8 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
8 11 (33.33%) AWS
9 2 (6.06%) Cucumber

Java 8
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) AWS
2 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) MongoDB
1 19 (57.58%) NoSQL
1 19 (57.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
1 32 (96.97%) Java Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Python Developer
3 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (3.03%) Integration Developer
3 1 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
3 1 (3.03%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) Spring
2 30 (90.91%) REST
3 19 (57.58%) Dropwizard
3 19 (57.58%) JAX-RS
4 13 (39.39%) Spring Boot
5 11 (33.33%) Kafka
6 2 (6.06%) JPA
6 2 (6.06%) RESTful
7 1 (3.03%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.03%) HTML
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) LESS
7 1 (3.03%) React
7 1 (3.03%) Sass
7 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (96.97%) BDD
2 32 (96.97%) TDD
3 21 (63.64%) Scrum
4 19 (57.58%) Continuous Deployment
4 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (57.58%) DevOps
4 19 (57.58%) Kanban
4 19 (57.58%) Pair Programming
5 11 (33.33%) Coaching
5 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 11 (33.33%) Microservices
6 2 (6.06%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (6.06%) Sprint Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Ruby
2 19 (57.58%) Scala
3 1 (3.03%) ES6
3 1 (3.03%) ES7
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes