Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Engineer was £535 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 12 November 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 Engineer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - +41 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.20% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £535 - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £535 - -
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 324 273 302
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 97.50% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 206 218
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +13.31% -7.11%
10th Percentile £350 £263 £302
90th Percentile £600 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £500 £448
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.73% -10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £29.04 £16.85 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.33% +46.52% -58.18%
10th Percentile £18.70 £15.00 £10.65
90th Percentile £123.58 £123.74 £11.95
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £29.04 £16.85 £11.50
% change year-on-year +72.33% +46.52% -58.18%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Canary Wharf

Java Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Engineer in Canary Wharf

Java Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Engineer in Canary Wharf

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Oozie
4 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Maven

Java Engineer 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 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) PySpark
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk