Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 81 73 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 29.45% 23.17% 18.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.25% 50.69% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 57
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £500 £311 £354
90th Percentile £680 £646 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £588 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +23.68% -9.52% +13.51%
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 144 144 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 52.36% 45.71% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 108 111
Canary Wharf median daily rate £560 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.44% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £325
90th Percentile £686 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £556 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +23.61% -10.00% +11.11%
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 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Java.

1 55 (67.90%) Finance
2 45 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (38.27%) SQL
3 31 (38.27%) Linux
4 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 26 (32.10%) Spring
5 23 (28.40%) Python
5 23 (28.40%) Banking
6 22 (27.16%) Scrum
7 20 (24.69%) Adobe
7 20 (24.69%) C#
7 20 (24.69%) DevOps
7 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (23.46%) Apache Spark
8 19 (23.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (22.22%) Open Source
9 18 (22.22%) HTML
9 18 (22.22%) XML
9 18 (22.22%) Unix
9 18 (22.22%) OO
10 17 (20.99%) Apache
10 17 (20.99%) Natural Language Processing
10 17 (20.99%) Machine Learning
10 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
11 16 (19.75%) NoSQL
12 15 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (18.52%) JMS
12 15 (18.52%) Tomcat
12 15 (18.52%) Oracle

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 19 (23.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 19 (23.46%) Apache Spark
2 17 (20.99%) Apache
3 15 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 12 (14.81%) Apache Solr
4 12 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (11.11%) Apache Pig
6 7 (8.64%) JBoss
6 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
6 7 (8.64%) WebSphere
7 6 (7.41%) CMS
7 6 (7.41%) OpenStack
8 5 (6.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (6.17%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (4.94%) Confluence
10 1 (1.23%) DataSynapse
10 1 (1.23%) IBM Domino
10 1 (1.23%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.11%) Dialogflow
3 9 (11.11%) Office 365
4 8 (9.88%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.23%) npm
6 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
2 6 (7.41%) LDAP
3 4 (4.94%) HTTP
4 3 (3.70%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (1.23%) S/MIME
5 1 (1.23%) SMS
5 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) NoSQL
2 14 (17.28%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (13.58%) Hadoop
4 10 (12.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (12.35%) Apache Hive
4 10 (12.35%) Big Data
4 10 (12.35%) Impala
5 9 (11.11%) MarkLogic
5 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.11%) Riak
6 8 (9.88%) Blockchain
6 8 (9.88%) Data Mining
7 7 (8.64%) MySQL
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (6.17%) DB2
10 4 (4.94%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.47%) KDB
12 1 (1.23%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) JUnit
2 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.64%) JIRA
3 7 (8.64%) NUnit
4 6 (7.41%) MSTest
5 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.94%) Maven
6 4 (4.94%) Mockito
7 3 (3.70%) Gradle
7 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.47%) Selenium
8 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.23%) Ant
9 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.23%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (67.90%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Banking
3 12 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 10 (12.35%) Front Office
4 10 (12.35%) Retail
5 8 (9.88%) Games
6 6 (7.41%) Marketing
6 6 (7.41%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (62.96%) Developer
2 32 (39.51%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) DevOps Architect
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Java Swing Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Innovation Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) Spring
2 18 (22.22%) HTML
2 18 (22.22%) XML
3 17 (20.99%) Natural Language Processing
4 15 (18.52%) JMS
5 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
6 13 (16.05%) REST
7 11 (13.58%) J2EE
8 10 (12.35%) jQuery
8 10 (12.35%) Lucene
9 9 (11.11%) Django
9 9 (11.11%) Kafka
9 9 (11.11%) MXNet
9 9 (11.11%) TensorFlow
9 9 (11.11%) Theano
10 8 (9.88%) OSGi
10 8 (9.88%) Play Framework
11 6 (7.41%) HTML5
11 6 (7.41%) JSON
11 6 (7.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (9.88%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.88%) Fintech
3 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 8 (9.88%) Social Media
4 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.94%) Equities
5 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.70%) Derivative
6 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.47%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.23%) Life Science
8 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Unix
3 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.88%) CentOS
5 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Windows
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.16%) Scrum
3 20 (24.69%) DevOps
4 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (22.22%) OO
5 18 (22.22%) Open Source
6 17 (20.99%) Machine Learning
6 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
7 14 (17.28%) Analytics
8 13 (16.05%) TOGAF
9 12 (14.81%) TDD
10 11 (13.58%) Business Analysis
10 11 (13.58%) ETL
11 10 (12.35%) Content Management
11 10 (12.35%) MapReduce
11 10 (12.35%) Multithreading
11 10 (12.35%) User Stories
12 9 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.40%) Python
4 20 (24.69%) C#
5 14 (17.28%) Perl
6 12 (14.81%) Scala
7 9 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 9 (11.11%) R
8 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.70%) C++
10 2 (2.47%) C
10 2 (2.47%) Groovy
11 1 (1.23%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.23%) Korn
11 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.23%) VBA
11 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
1 6 (7.41%) PMP
2 5 (6.17%) ISEB
2 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) CISA
4 1 (1.23%) CISM
4 1 (1.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.23%) HDFS
3 1 (1.23%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (8.64%) Ansible
2 7 (8.64%) Puppet
3 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.23%) FTK
4 1 (1.23%) Kibana
4 1 (1.23%) logstash
4 1 (1.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Adobe
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) Sybase
4 8 (9.88%) hybris
5 7 (8.64%) SAP
6 5 (6.17%) IBM
7 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.47%) Solace
9 1 (1.23%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.23%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.23%) Nuix
9 1 (1.23%) Perforce