Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 87 76 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 28.62% 25.42% 18.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.72% 53.15% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 46
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £550 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.02% +12.16%
10th Percentile £463 £414 £376
90th Percentile £650 £649 £643
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
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 159 143 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 52.30% 47.83% 41.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 111 90
Canary Wharf median daily rate £556 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.11% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £396 £319 £358
90th Percentile £650 £645 £626
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £556 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +17.11% -5.00% +8.11%
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 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (42.53%) Linux
4 35 (40.23%) SQL
5 29 (33.33%) Spring
6 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
7 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (25.29%) OO
8 22 (25.29%) Unix
8 22 (25.29%) Python
8 22 (25.29%) Banking
9 20 (22.99%) Perl
9 20 (22.99%) DevOps
10 19 (21.84%) HTML
10 19 (21.84%) JMS
10 19 (21.84%) Adobe
10 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (21.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 18 (20.69%) Apache
11 18 (20.69%) C#
11 18 (20.69%) Scrum
11 18 (20.69%) Apache Spark
11 18 (20.69%) Relational Database
12 17 (19.54%) JUnit
13 16 (18.39%) Machine Learning
13 16 (18.39%) Open Source
13 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
14 15 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (17.24%) Natural Language Processing
14 15 (17.24%) XML

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 (21.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (20.69%) Apache
2 18 (20.69%) Apache Spark
3 14 (16.09%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (10.34%) JBoss
6 8 (9.20%) Apache Solr
6 8 (9.20%) WebLogic
7 7 (8.05%) Apache Pig
8 6 (6.90%) CMS
8 6 (6.90%) OpenStack
8 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
9 3 (3.45%) Confluence
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (1.15%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.45%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.34%) Dialogflow
4 8 (9.20%) Office 365
5 6 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (2.30%) GitHub
8 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
2 4 (4.60%) HTTP
3 3 (3.45%) Intranet
3 3 (3.45%) LDAP
4 2 (2.30%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.30%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.15%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.09%) NoSQL
3 12 (13.79%) DB2
4 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (9.20%) Apache Hive
5 8 (9.20%) Big Data
5 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
5 8 (9.20%) Impala
6 7 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.05%) MarkLogic
6 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
6 7 (8.05%) Riak
7 6 (6.90%) Blockchain
7 6 (6.90%) Data Mining
7 6 (6.90%) MySQL
7 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.30%) KDB
10 1 (1.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) JUnit
2 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.20%) NUnit
4 6 (6.90%) MSTest
5 5 (5.75%) JIRA
5 5 (5.75%) Maven
6 4 (4.60%) Mockito
6 4 (4.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.45%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (2.30%) Gradle
8 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.30%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.15%) Spock
General
1 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 22 (25.29%) Banking
3 13 (14.94%) Investment Banking
4 12 (13.79%) Retail
5 8 (9.20%) Front Office
6 7 (8.05%) Retail Banking
7 6 (6.90%) Games
7 6 (6.90%) Marketing
8 1 (1.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Developer
2 39 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Architect
4 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (9.20%) DevOps Architect
7 8 (9.20%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (8.05%) Big Data Developer
9 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Innovation Manager
10 4 (4.60%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.60%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) Java Swing Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.33%) Spring
2 19 (21.84%) HTML
2 19 (21.84%) JMS
3 15 (17.24%) Natural Language Processing
3 15 (17.24%) XML
4 14 (16.09%) REST
5 12 (13.79%) J2SE
6 10 (11.49%) Hibernate
6 10 (11.49%) jQuery
7 9 (10.34%) Django
7 9 (10.34%) MXNet
7 9 (10.34%) TensorFlow
7 9 (10.34%) Theano
8 8 (9.20%) J2EE
8 8 (9.20%) OSGi
9 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.05%) CSS
9 7 (8.05%) HTML5
9 7 (8.05%) Kafka
9 7 (8.05%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.94%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (12.64%) Equities
4 8 (9.20%) Social Media
5 7 (8.05%) Algorithms
5 7 (8.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.90%) Fintech
6 6 (6.90%) Replication
7 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.60%) Derivative
8 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
8 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team
9 3 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.30%) Fixed Income
11 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.15%) Grid Computing
11 1 (1.15%) Life Science
11 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.53%) Linux
2 22 (25.29%) Unix
3 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.90%) CentOS
5 5 (5.75%) Windows
6 2 (2.30%) Android
6 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.30%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) OO
3 20 (22.99%) DevOps
4 19 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (20.69%) Scrum
6 16 (18.39%) Machine Learning
6 16 (18.39%) Open Source
6 16 (18.39%) Software Engineering
7 15 (17.24%) TDD
8 14 (16.09%) Analytics
8 14 (16.09%) SDLC
9 13 (14.94%) OOD
10 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
10 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
11 10 (11.49%) User Stories
12 9 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (10.34%) Neural Network
12 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
13 8 (9.20%) Content Management
13 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) SQL
2 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.29%) Python
4 20 (22.99%) Perl
5 18 (20.69%) C#
6 10 (11.49%) Scala
7 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
8 8 (9.20%) R
9 5 (5.75%) C++
10 4 (4.60%) C
11 3 (3.45%) Groovy
11 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.30%) Ruby
12 2 (2.30%) VBA
13 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.15%) Korn
13 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
1 6 (6.90%) PMP
2 3 (3.45%) ISEB
2 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Ansible
2 7 (8.05%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (1.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Adobe
2 14 (16.09%) Sybase
3 11 (12.64%) Oracle
4 8 (9.20%) hybris
5 7 (8.05%) SAP
6 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.45%) IBM
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.30%) Solace
9 1 (1.15%) Cognos
9 1 (1.15%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.15%) HP
9 1 (1.15%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.15%) Perforce
9 1 (1.15%) Tableau