Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 54 77 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 15.93% 29.50% 20.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.18% 55.40% 51.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 41
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £389 £498 £310
90th Percentile £673 £678 £638
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £575 £485
% change year-on-year -4.35% +18.56% -7.62%
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 233 139 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 68.73% 53.26% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 109 83
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29% -15.00%
10th Percentile £386 £438 £313
90th Percentile £600 £678 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £575 £448
% change year-on-year -13.04% +28.49% -10.50%
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 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 26 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) Finance
3 21 (38.89%) Python
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 18 (33.33%) Linux
6 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 16 (29.63%) NoSQL
7 15 (27.78%) Spring
7 15 (27.78%) Unix
7 15 (27.78%) Perl
8 13 (24.07%) OO
8 13 (24.07%) Maven
9 12 (22.22%) DevOps
10 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
10 11 (20.37%) Machine Learning
10 11 (20.37%) TDD
11 10 (18.52%) Microservices
11 10 (18.52%) Java 8
11 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (16.67%) React
12 9 (16.67%) Scala
12 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (16.67%) Ruby
13 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
13 8 (14.81%) Degree
13 8 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
13 8 (14.81%) .NET

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 8 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (12.96%) Ethereum
2 7 (12.96%) Hyperledger
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.41%) Confluence
5 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.70%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 26 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon S3
5 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.56%) GitHub
7 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.85%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.85%) PaaS
8 1 (1.85%) SaaS
8 1 (1.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Kerberos
1 4 (7.41%) SSL
1 4 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (3.70%) SSH
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.96%) Big Data
2 7 (12.96%) Blockchain
2 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.26%) Apache Hive
4 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (7.41%) Data Lake
5 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
5 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.41%) HBase
5 4 (7.41%) Parquet
5 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.41%) Power BI
5 4 (7.41%) Redis
6 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.70%) Riak
8 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.07%) Maven
3 11 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.96%) Selenium
5 6 (11.11%) JIRA
6 4 (7.41%) FishEye
6 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.85%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.85%) Gradle
8 1 (1.85%) JUnit
8 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Back Office
2 4 (7.41%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.96%) AWS Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Blockchain Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Lead Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Digital Transformation
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Endur Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Endur Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) OpenLink Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) OpenLink Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) Spring
2 9 (16.67%) React
3 8 (14.81%) .NET
3 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
3 8 (14.81%) RESTful
3 8 (14.81%) Spring Boot
4 6 (11.11%) Kafka
4 6 (11.11%) XML
5 5 (9.26%) Gherkin
5 5 (9.26%) HTML
6 4 (7.41%) HTML5
6 4 (7.41%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (7.41%) Play Framework
6 4 (7.41%) Web Services
7 3 (5.56%) J2EE
7 3 (5.56%) JSP
8 2 (3.70%) REST
8 2 (3.70%) SOAP
8 2 (3.70%) Spark Streaming
8 2 (3.70%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Bitcoin
3 6 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.26%) Fintech
4 5 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (9.26%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.85%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.85%) Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 13 (24.07%) OO
4 12 (22.22%) DevOps
5 11 (20.37%) Machine Learning
5 11 (20.37%) TDD
6 10 (18.52%) Microservices
6 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (12.96%) BDD
7 7 (12.96%) SDET
7 7 (12.96%) Use Case
8 6 (11.11%) Analytics
8 6 (11.11%) Data Science
8 6 (11.11%) Low Latency
8 6 (11.11%) SDLC
8 6 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (9.26%) API Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (9.26%) Front End Development
9 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Python
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) Perl
4 10 (18.52%) Java 8
5 9 (16.67%) Ruby
5 9 (16.67%) Scala
6 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.96%) C
7 7 (12.96%) C++
8 4 (7.41%) R
8 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.56%) C#
9 3 (5.56%) VB
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.56%) VBScript
10 1 (1.85%) Korn
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) HDFS
2 5 (9.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Ansible
2 5 (9.26%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (7.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.70%) Puppet
4 2 (3.70%) Terraform
5 1 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.41%) Hortonworks
2 4 (7.41%) Tableau
3 3 (5.56%) CyberArk
4 2 (3.70%) Databricks
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.85%) Solace
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO