Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Java 8 37 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.34% 1.97% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.21% 3.82% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £600 £620
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £600 £625
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -
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 303 157 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 76.52% 51.64% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 133 108
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £563 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £461 £398 £334
90th Percentile £650 £650 £647
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £563 £500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -
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 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java 8 in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 36 (97.30%) Java
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (97.30%) Spring
1 36 (97.30%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (94.59%) RESTful
2 35 (94.59%) Microservices
2 35 (94.59%) Maven
2 35 (94.59%) TDD
2 35 (94.59%) Hibernate
2 35 (94.59%) Spring Boot
2 35 (94.59%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (83.78%) Web Services
3 31 (83.78%) Jenkins
3 31 (83.78%) Docker
3 31 (83.78%) Git (software)
3 31 (83.78%) BDD
4 30 (81.08%) REST
4 30 (81.08%) MongoDB
4 30 (81.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (81.08%) NoSQL
4 30 (81.08%) Scala
4 30 (81.08%) Spring MVC
4 30 (81.08%) Play Framework
4 30 (81.08%) MQSeries
4 30 (81.08%) JMS
4 30 (81.08%) MVC
4 30 (81.08%) Couchbase
4 30 (81.08%) Java 9
5 6 (16.22%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (16.22%) OO

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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (81.08%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 36 (97.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 30 (81.08%) Couchbase
1 30 (81.08%) MongoDB
1 30 (81.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 35 (94.59%) Maven
2 31 (83.78%) Git (software)
2 31 (83.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) CF BOSH
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
1 36 (97.30%) Java Developer
2 35 (94.59%) AWS Developer
2 35 (94.59%) Lead Developer
2 35 (94.59%) Lead Java Developer
3 30 (81.08%) Java Team Leader
3 30 (81.08%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.70%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) Spring
2 35 (94.59%) Hibernate
2 35 (94.59%) RESTful
2 35 (94.59%) Spring Boot
3 31 (83.78%) Web Services
4 30 (81.08%) JMS
4 30 (81.08%) Play Framework
4 30 (81.08%) REST
4 30 (81.08%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.41%) Middleware
6 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.70%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.70%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (94.59%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (94.59%) Microservices
2 35 (94.59%) TDD
3 31 (83.78%) BDD
4 30 (81.08%) MVC
5 6 (16.22%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Decision-Making
7 1 (2.70%) DevOps
7 1 (2.70%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.70%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.70%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.70%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) Java 9
2 30 (81.08%) Scala
3 1 (2.70%) Groovy
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 31 (83.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) LXC
2 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Citrix
1 1 (2.70%) Google
1 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
1 1 (2.70%) NetApp
1 1 (2.70%) Solace
1 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
1 1 (2.70%) VMware