Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Java 8 30 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.32% 1.82% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.93% 3.50% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 4 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 232 143 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 72.05% 52.19% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 113 107
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £570 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +26.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £313
90th Percentile £600 £698 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £563 £450
% change year-on-year -2.22% +25.00% -10.00%
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 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java 8 in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 29 (96.67%) Java
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 28 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (90.00%) Hibernate
3 27 (90.00%) Microservices
3 27 (90.00%) Spring Boot
4 26 (86.67%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (86.67%) TDD
4 26 (86.67%) Maven
4 26 (86.67%) RESTful
5 24 (80.00%) Web Services
6 23 (76.67%) REST
7 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
7 22 (73.33%) BDD
7 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
7 22 (73.33%) Docker
8 21 (70.00%) Java 9
8 21 (70.00%) Couchbase
8 21 (70.00%) Play Framework
8 21 (70.00%) MongoDB
8 21 (70.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (70.00%) NoSQL
8 21 (70.00%) Spring MVC
8 21 (70.00%) Scala
8 21 (70.00%) MQSeries
8 21 (70.00%) JMS
8 21 (70.00%) MVC
9 6 (20.00%) OO
9 6 (20.00%) Test Automation

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 21 (70.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 28 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Serverless
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 21 (70.00%) Couchbase
1 21 (70.00%) MongoDB
1 21 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (86.67%) Maven
2 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) CF BOSH
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
1 28 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 26 (86.67%) AWS Developer
2 26 (86.67%) Lead Developer
2 26 (86.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 21 (70.00%) Java Team Leader
3 21 (70.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Head of Engineering
4 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 27 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 27 (90.00%) Spring Boot
3 26 (86.67%) RESTful
4 24 (80.00%) Web Services
5 23 (76.67%) REST
6 21 (70.00%) JMS
6 21 (70.00%) Play Framework
6 21 (70.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Middleware
8 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (3.33%) J2EE
8 1 (3.33%) Rendezvous
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) Spring Batch
8 1 (3.33%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) Microservices
3 26 (86.67%) TDD
4 22 (73.33%) BDD
5 21 (70.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
9 1 (3.33%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps
9 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.33%) Product Management
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) Java 9
2 21 (70.00%) Scala
3 1 (3.33%) Groovy
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) LXC
2 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Citrix
1 1 (3.33%) Google
1 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
1 1 (3.33%) NetApp
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Solace
1 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (3.33%) VMware