Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 20 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 157 84 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 40.78% 28.00% 25.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.22% 54.55% 53.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 72 54
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +6.02%
10th Percentile £513 £463 £414
90th Percentile £650 £650 £649
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £600 £550
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Java 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 295 154 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 76.62% 51.33% 48.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 130 110
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £569 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.30% +19.74% -5.00%
10th Percentile £456 £393 £318
90th Percentile £650 £650 £646
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £563 £488
% change year-on-year -2.22% +15.38% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Canary Wharf

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Canary Wharf

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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.

1 122 (77.71%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (60.51%) Microservices
3 92 (58.60%) RESTful
3 92 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (51.59%) TDD
5 74 (47.13%) NoSQL
6 68 (43.31%) Greenfield Project
7 63 (40.13%) Docker
8 62 (39.49%) Python
9 61 (38.85%) Ansible
10 56 (35.67%) BDD
11 50 (31.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 48 (30.57%) MongoDB
12 48 (30.57%) Web Services
13 43 (27.39%) DevOps
14 42 (26.75%) Spring
15 41 (26.11%) Maven
15 41 (26.11%) Spring Boot
16 40 (25.48%) OO
17 39 (24.84%) Hibernate
18 38 (24.20%) Hadoop
19 37 (23.57%) REST
20 36 (22.93%) Test Automation
21 35 (22.29%) Jenkins
21 35 (22.29%) Java 8
22 34 (21.66%) Terraform
22 34 (21.66%) Kubernetes
22 34 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (21.02%) Git (software)
23 33 (21.02%) Scala

Java
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 29 (18.47%) MQSeries
1 29 (18.47%) Tomcat
1 29 (18.47%) WebLogic
2 27 (17.20%) Confluence
3 24 (15.29%) OpenStack
3 24 (15.29%) WebSphere
4 18 (11.46%) JBoss
5 6 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.55%) Apache
7 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Endur
2 1 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.64%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 122 (77.71%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (12.10%) OpenShift
3 19 (12.10%) SaaS
4 6 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) HTTP
2 4 (2.55%) Internet
3 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.27%) SSL
3 2 (1.27%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) Network Security
4 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (47.13%) NoSQL
2 50 (31.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 48 (30.57%) MongoDB
4 38 (24.20%) Hadoop
5 29 (18.47%) Couchbase
6 28 (17.83%) MySQL
7 26 (16.56%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.18%) Big Data
9 4 (2.55%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.91%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.27%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.27%) HBase
11 2 (1.27%) Parquet
11 2 (1.27%) Power BI
12 1 (0.64%) DB2
12 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (26.11%) Maven
2 35 (22.29%) Jenkins
3 33 (21.02%) Git (software)
4 27 (17.20%) JIRA
5 24 (15.29%) MSTest
5 24 (15.29%) NUnit
6 19 (12.10%) Bitbucket
6 19 (12.10%) Pylint
7 7 (4.46%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.18%) JUnit
8 5 (3.18%) Mockito
9 4 (2.55%) Appium
10 3 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.27%) FishEye
12 1 (0.64%) Selenium
12 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (19.75%) Banking
2 24 (15.29%) Finance
3 8 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Front Office
5 3 (1.91%) Back Office
6 2 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (53.50%) Developer
2 55 (35.03%) Java Developer
3 40 (25.48%) AWS Developer
4 39 (24.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 34 (21.66%) AWS DevOps
5 34 (21.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 34 (21.66%) AWS Engineer
5 34 (21.66%) Hadoop Engineer
5 34 (21.66%) Lead Developer
5 34 (21.66%) Lead Java Developer
6 29 (18.47%) Java Team Leader
6 29 (18.47%) Team Leader
7 25 (15.92%) Architect
7 25 (15.92%) Java Architect
7 25 (15.92%) Java Technical Architect
7 25 (15.92%) Technical Architect
8 19 (12.10%) Python Developer
9 18 (11.46%) AWS Architect
10 16 (10.19%) Senior Developer
11 12 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (58.60%) RESTful
2 48 (30.57%) Web Services
3 42 (26.75%) Spring
4 41 (26.11%) Spring Boot
5 39 (24.84%) Hibernate
6 37 (23.57%) REST
7 31 (19.75%) Play Framework
8 29 (18.47%) JMS
8 29 (18.47%) Spring MVC
9 21 (13.38%) React
10 19 (12.10%) Elastic Stack
10 19 (12.10%) Pandas
10 19 (12.10%) pytest
10 19 (12.10%) Redux
11 18 (11.46%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (4.46%) Kafka
13 6 (3.82%) Java EE
13 6 (3.82%) JDBC
14 5 (3.18%) .NET
14 5 (3.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (43.31%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (6.37%) Fintech
3 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.46%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.46%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.18%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.64%) Derivative
8 1 (0.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.82%) Linux
2 5 (3.18%) Unix
3 4 (2.55%) Android
3 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.27%) Windows
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (60.51%) Microservices
2 92 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (51.59%) TDD
4 56 (35.67%) BDD
5 43 (27.39%) DevOps
6 40 (25.48%) OO
7 36 (22.93%) Test Automation
8 34 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (18.47%) MVC
10 28 (17.83%) SDLC
11 22 (14.01%) Machine Learning
12 19 (12.10%) Migration
12 19 (12.10%) Open Source
12 19 (12.10%) Task Automation
12 19 (12.10%) Web Development
13 10 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (5.73%) Multithreading
14 9 (5.73%) Unit Testing
15 8 (5.10%) Software Engineering
16 7 (4.46%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.49%) Python
2 35 (22.29%) Java 8
3 33 (21.02%) Scala
4 31 (19.75%) SQL
5 29 (18.47%) Java 9
6 22 (14.01%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.55%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.55%) Ruby
8 3 (1.91%) C#
8 3 (1.91%) Perl
8 3 (1.91%) R
9 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.64%) Korn
10 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.64%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.64%) VB
10 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.64%) VB6
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 63 (40.13%) Docker
2 3 (1.91%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 61 (38.85%) Ansible
2 34 (21.66%) Kubernetes
2 34 (21.66%) Terraform
3 25 (15.92%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (15.92%) Puppet
4 4 (2.55%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (16.56%) Oracle
2 20 (12.74%) Splunk
3 8 (5.10%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.18%) Sybase
5 3 (1.91%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.91%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.27%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.27%) Tableau
7 1 (0.64%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.64%) Solace
7 1 (0.64%) TIBCO