Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 6 months to 22 April 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.

Apache Kafka
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 42 34
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Kafka 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.19% 2.42% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 6.14% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Canary Wharf median daily rate £700 £581 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.43% +1.09% -
10th Percentile £600 £556 £505
90th Percentile £750 £626 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £700 £581 £575
% change year-on-year +20.43% +1.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Kafka is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 236 114 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 64.66% 39.45% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 95 65
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £500 £413 £388
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £575
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Kafka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Canary Wharf

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kafka in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kafka in Canary Wharf

Kafka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kafka in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Kafka 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 Kafka.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) Atlassian
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Confluence
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (87.50%) Algorithms
1 7 (87.50%) Fintech
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Dropwizard
2 5 (62.50%) Creative Thinking
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) JAX-RS
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) Mockito
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development

Kafka
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 7 (87.50%) Confluence
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) HBase
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) Parquet
1 2 (25.00%) Power BI
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) Mockito
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket Server
3 2 (25.00%) FishEye
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Core Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Dropwizard
1 5 (62.50%) EJB
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Java EE
1 5 (62.50%) JAX-RS
1 5 (62.50%) JDBC
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Apache NiFi
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Algorithms
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (87.50%) Fintech
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Creative Thinking
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Science
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) R
2 2 (25.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) HDFS
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Atlassian
2 5 (62.50%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk