Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.83% 7.76% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 8.41% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 13
Canary Wharf median daily rate £650 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +20.00%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £650 £611 £600
% change year-on-year +6.34% +1.88% +18.81%
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 318 214 222
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.71% 92.24% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 146 176
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £550 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +14.58% -4.00%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £325
90th Percentile £650 £663 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £550 £476
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.49% -4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.75 £47.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.84% +68.14% +126.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £20.75 £26.08
90th Percentile £18.70 £52.25 £31.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £17.60 £47.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -62.95% +68.14% +126.00%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Canary Wharf

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Spring
3 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) SDLC
4 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (40.00%) Sybase
5 8 (40.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Unix
5 8 (40.00%) J2SE
5 8 (40.00%) JMS
6 7 (35.00%) DB2
6 7 (35.00%) JUnit
6 7 (35.00%) Perl
6 7 (35.00%) OOD
6 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (35.00%) Maven
6 7 (35.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) Equities
6 7 (35.00%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (25.00%) Java 8
9 4 (20.00%) Microservices
9 4 (20.00%) Terraform
9 4 (20.00%) Docker
9 4 (20.00%) DevOps

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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) DB2
1 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Redis
2 4 (20.00%) Riak
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JUnit
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) J2SE
2 8 (40.00%) JMS
3 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (20.00%) RESTful
3 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) OAuth
5 1 (5.00%) OAuth2
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (35.00%) Equities
1 7 (35.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) OOD
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Microservices
6 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Investing
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) EAI
7 1 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) Java 8
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Sybase
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) Solace