Period
to 21 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 45 27
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 12.80% 3.67% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.43% 3.92% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 10
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 £625
% change year-on-year -4.35% -8.00% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. 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
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 201 332 223
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.26% 93.79% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 216 148
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.54% +22.29%
10th Percentile £370 £356 £281
90th Percentile £600 £634 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £500 £538
% change year-on-year +5.00% -6.98% +22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £88.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -81.41% +222.73%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 £18.70 £88.75
% change year-on-year -25.13% -78.93% +222.73%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) BDD
2 26 (96.30%) TDD
2 26 (96.30%) Spring
2 26 (96.30%) Java 8
3 25 (92.59%) REST
4 21 (77.78%) MongoDB
4 21 (77.78%) NoSQL
5 20 (74.07%) Scala
6 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (70.37%) Kanban
6 19 (70.37%) JAX-RS
6 19 (70.37%) DevOps
6 19 (70.37%) Ruby
6 19 (70.37%) Pair Programming
6 19 (70.37%) Scrum
6 19 (70.37%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (70.37%) Python
6 19 (70.37%) Dropwizard
6 19 (70.37%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
8 7 (25.93%) Docker
8 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
9 6 (22.22%) Microservices
9 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
10 5 (18.52%) Kafka
10 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (18.52%) Coaching

Java Developer Skill Set
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 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) MongoDB
1 21 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 19 (70.37%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 2 (7.41%) Front Office
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) Spring
2 25 (92.59%) REST
3 19 (70.37%) Dropwizard
3 19 (70.37%) JAX-RS
4 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
5 5 (18.52%) Kafka
6 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) JMS
7 1 (3.70%) JPA
7 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
7 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) BDD
2 26 (96.30%) TDD
3 19 (70.37%) Continuous Deployment
3 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (70.37%) DevOps
3 19 (70.37%) Kanban
3 19 (70.37%) Pair Programming
3 19 (70.37%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Coaching
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (96.30%) Java 8
3 20 (74.07%) Scala
4 19 (70.37%) Python
4 19 (70.37%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Java 9
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) TIBCO