Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 49 125 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 24.50% 34.72% 28.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.04% 46.47% 52.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 115 68
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% - +10.84%
10th Percentile £400 £509 £459
90th Percentile £588 £665 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £575 £575
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +6.98%
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 96 269 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 48.00% 74.72% 53.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 237 128
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £415 £413 £406
90th Percentile £588 £650 £658
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £550
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 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (63.27%) Spring
3 29 (59.18%) TDD
3 29 (59.18%) Kafka
3 29 (59.18%) Microservices
3 29 (59.18%) Spring Boot
4 28 (57.14%) Docker
5 27 (55.10%) AWS
5 27 (55.10%) BDD
6 26 (53.06%) Java 8
7 25 (51.02%) REST
8 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
9 21 (42.86%) Algorithms
10 20 (40.82%) Mentoring
10 20 (40.82%) Coaching
11 13 (26.53%) DevOps
12 12 (24.49%) Kubernetes
12 12 (24.49%) Python
13 11 (22.45%) Scrum
14 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
15 7 (14.29%) C#
15 7 (14.29%) Ansible
15 7 (14.29%) OpenShift
16 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
16 6 (12.24%) SQL
16 6 (12.24%) SaaS
16 6 (12.24%) Azure
17 5 (10.20%) RESTful
17 5 (10.20%) Puppet
17 5 (10.20%) Kanban

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 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (55.10%) AWS
2 7 (14.29%) OpenShift
3 6 (12.24%) Azure
3 6 (12.24%) SaaS
4 5 (10.20%) IaaS
5 4 (8.16%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (8.16%) Serverless
6 3 (6.12%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (6.12%) Amazon S3
6 3 (6.12%) CloudFront
7 2 (4.08%) GCP
7 2 (4.08%) PaaS
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon Neptune
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) DHCP
1 5 (10.20%) WAN
2 4 (8.16%) BGP
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) EIGRP
2 4 (8.16%) Multicast
2 4 (8.16%) VXLAN
2 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.12%) Flink
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Ignite
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.04%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) JUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Maven
4 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) Mocha
6 1 (2.04%) Mockito
General
1 5 (10.20%) Front Office
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Development Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Lambda Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Backend Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Java Scrum Master
7 1 (2.04%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) Spring
2 29 (59.18%) Kafka
2 29 (59.18%) Spring Boot
3 25 (51.02%) REST
4 5 (10.20%) React
4 5 (10.20%) RESTful
5 4 (8.16%) Django
6 3 (6.12%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) Akka
6 3 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (6.12%) Node.js
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Core
7 2 (4.08%) Angular 2
7 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.08%) Dropwizard
7 2 (4.08%) JAX-RS
7 2 (4.08%) LESS
7 2 (4.08%) Sass
7 2 (4.08%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Derivative
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) Microservices
2 29 (59.18%) TDD
3 27 (55.10%) BDD
4 20 (40.82%) Coaching
4 20 (40.82%) Mentoring
5 13 (26.53%) DevOps
6 11 (22.45%) Scrum
7 5 (10.20%) Kanban
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
8 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.16%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (8.16%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) OOP
8 4 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.12%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Java 8
2 12 (24.49%) Python
3 7 (14.29%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) Tcl
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) Scala
8 2 (4.08%) C++
8 2 (4.08%) ES6
8 2 (4.08%) ES7
8 2 (4.08%) R
8 2 (4.08%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) Gremlin
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) SHACL
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PhD
System Software
1 28 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) GridGain
2 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Kubernetes
2 7 (14.29%) Ansible
3 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.20%) Puppet
4 4 (8.16%) Salt
5 2 (4.08%) Grafana
5 2 (4.08%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (2.04%) Kibana
6 1 (2.04%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Arista
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco
1 4 (8.16%) HP
1 4 (8.16%) Intel
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle
1 4 (8.16%) SaltStack
1 4 (8.16%) Splunk
2 3 (6.12%) IBM
2 3 (6.12%) IBM Sterling
2 3 (6.12%) Informatica
2 3 (6.12%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) BEA
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.04%) webMethods