Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 81 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 25.47% 29.41% 23.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.06% 56.34% 51.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 63 50
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £600 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +30.43% -8.00%
10th Percentile £500 £500 £311
90th Percentile £751 £680 £646
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £588 £475
% change year-on-year -2.13% +23.68% -9.52%
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 231 142 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 72.64% 52.21% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 112 107
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £560 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +24.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £313
90th Percentile £600 £686 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £556 £450
% change year-on-year -1.12% +23.61% -10.00%
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 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 50 (61.73%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (54.32%) Microservices
3 43 (53.09%) RESTful
4 42 (51.85%) Greenfield Project
5 40 (49.38%) Docker
6 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (39.51%) Spring
8 31 (38.27%) Git (software)
9 30 (37.04%) Maven
9 30 (37.04%) TDD
10 29 (35.80%) BDD
10 29 (35.80%) NoSQL
10 29 (35.80%) Java 8
11 28 (34.57%) Scala
11 28 (34.57%) Python
12 27 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 27 (33.33%) Spring Boot
13 25 (30.86%) DevOps
14 24 (29.63%) Play Framework
14 24 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (29.63%) Jenkins
14 24 (29.63%) Web Services
15 23 (28.40%) REST
16 21 (25.93%) Couchbase
16 21 (25.93%) MongoDB
16 21 (25.93%) Hadoop
16 21 (25.93%) Ansible
16 21 (25.93%) MQSeries
16 21 (25.93%) JMS
16 21 (25.93%) MVC

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 21 (25.93%) MQSeries
2 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.70%) Confluence
5 2 (2.47%) Ethereum
5 2 (2.47%) Hyperledger
5 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 50 (61.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.23%) GitHub
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.70%) SSL
2 3 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) NoSQL
2 24 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (25.93%) Couchbase
3 21 (25.93%) Hadoop
3 21 (25.93%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.64%) Big Data
5 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.17%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.70%) Data Lake
7 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.70%) HBase
7 3 (3.70%) Parquet
7 3 (3.70%) Power BI
7 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.47%) Blockchain
8 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.47%) Redis
9 1 (1.23%) Impala
Development Applications
1 31 (38.27%) Git (software)
2 30 (37.04%) Maven
3 24 (29.63%) Jenkins
4 9 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 3 (3.70%) Appium
6 3 (3.70%) FishEye
7 2 (2.47%) Selenium
7 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.23%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.23%) Gradle
8 1 (1.23%) JUnit
8 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Front Office
4 4 (4.94%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Developer
2 40 (49.38%) Java Developer
3 26 (32.10%) AWS Developer
3 26 (32.10%) Lead Developer
3 26 (32.10%) Lead Java Developer
4 21 (25.93%) Java Team Leader
4 21 (25.93%) Team Leader
5 19 (23.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (19.75%) AWS DevOps
6 16 (19.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 16 (19.75%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (19.75%) Hadoop Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Endur Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Endur Developer
9 4 (4.94%) OpenLink Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) OpenLink Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (53.09%) RESTful
2 32 (39.51%) Spring
3 27 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 27 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 24 (29.63%) Play Framework
4 24 (29.63%) Web Services
5 23 (28.40%) REST
6 21 (25.93%) JMS
6 21 (25.93%) Spring MVC
7 5 (6.17%) Kafka
7 5 (6.17%) XML
8 4 (4.94%) .NET
8 4 (4.94%) HTML
8 4 (4.94%) React
9 3 (3.70%) HTML5
9 3 (3.70%) J2EE
9 3 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (2.47%) J2SE
10 2 (2.47%) OpenCV
10 2 (2.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (51.85%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Fintech
4 2 (2.47%) Bitcoin
4 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.23%) Derivative
5 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.23%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
1 7 (8.64%) Unix
2 3 (3.70%) Android
2 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Microservices
2 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.04%) TDD
4 29 (35.80%) BDD
5 25 (30.86%) DevOps
6 21 (25.93%) MVC
7 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
8 13 (16.05%) OO
9 11 (13.58%) Low Latency
10 8 (9.88%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (7.41%) SDLC
12 5 (6.17%) Data Science
12 5 (6.17%) Machine Learning
12 5 (6.17%) Project Management
12 5 (6.17%) Refactoring
12 5 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (6.17%) Workflow
13 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) Java 8
2 28 (34.57%) Python
2 28 (34.57%) Scala
3 21 (25.93%) Java 9
4 12 (14.81%) SQL
5 6 (7.41%) Perl
6 5 (6.17%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.94%) C#
7 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) R
9 2 (2.47%) C
9 2 (2.47%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) Korn
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 40 (49.38%) Docker
2 6 (7.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) Ansible
2 18 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 16 (19.75%) Terraform
4 5 (6.17%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.47%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) Oozie
6 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle
2 4 (4.94%) Hortonworks
3 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.70%) Tableau
4 2 (2.47%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.47%) Databricks
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.23%) Solace
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) TIBCO