Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 19 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.

Microservices
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 34 40
Rank change year-on-year +29 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 95 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 25.96% 5.46% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.38% 5.97% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 14 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £488 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -30.36% -
10th Percentile £513 £413 £675
90th Percentile £650 £584 £725
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £488 £625
% change year-on-year +23.08% -22.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 347 268 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.81% 91.47% 89.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 215 168
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £547 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.02% +0.83% +14.21%
10th Percentile £424 £363 £309
90th Percentile £650 £650 £658
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £81.25 £15.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +441.67% -69.23% +87.50%
10th Percentile £27.38 £15.00 £44.13
90th Percentile £142.13 £15.90 £52.38
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £81.25 £15.75 £48.75
% change year-on-year +415.87% -67.69% +87.50%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Canary Wharf

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Canary Wharf

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microservices 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 Microservices.

1 89 (93.68%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (91.58%) Java
3 79 (83.16%) RESTful
4 59 (62.11%) Python
5 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (56.84%) TDD
6 54 (56.84%) MongoDB
6 54 (56.84%) NoSQL
7 53 (55.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 53 (55.79%) BDD
7 53 (55.79%) Web Services
8 49 (51.58%) Docker
9 47 (49.47%) Greenfield Project
10 36 (37.89%) Banking
11 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
12 34 (35.79%) React
12 34 (35.79%) Machine Learning
13 33 (34.74%) Pandas
13 33 (34.74%) SDLC
13 33 (34.74%) SQL
13 33 (34.74%) Test Automation
14 32 (33.68%) Web Development
14 32 (33.68%) JIRA
14 32 (33.68%) Open Source
14 32 (33.68%) SaaS
14 32 (33.68%) Confluence
14 32 (33.68%) Pylint
14 32 (33.68%) Redux
14 32 (33.68%) Task Automation
14 32 (33.68%) Elastic Stack

Microservices
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 32 (33.68%) Confluence
2 21 (22.11%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 89 (93.68%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (33.68%) SaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (56.84%) MongoDB
1 54 (56.84%) NoSQL
2 53 (55.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 26 (27.37%) Hadoop
4 21 (22.11%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.05%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.05%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 32 (33.68%) Bitbucket
1 32 (33.68%) JIRA
1 32 (33.68%) Pylint
1 32 (33.68%) Sourcetree
2 22 (23.16%) Git (software)
2 22 (23.16%) Jenkins
3 21 (22.11%) Maven
4 1 (1.05%) SonarQube
General
1 36 (37.89%) Banking
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (58.95%) Developer
2 33 (34.74%) Python Developer
3 26 (27.37%) AWS DevOps
3 26 (27.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (27.37%) Hadoop Engineer
4 21 (22.11%) AWS Developer
4 21 (22.11%) Java Developer
4 21 (22.11%) Java Team Leader
4 21 (22.11%) Lead Developer
4 21 (22.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 21 (22.11%) Team Leader
5 13 (13.68%) Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Java Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.05%) IT Security Architect
8 1 (1.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (83.16%) RESTful
2 53 (55.79%) Web Services
3 34 (35.79%) React
4 33 (34.74%) Pandas
5 32 (33.68%) Elastic Stack
5 32 (33.68%) pytest
5 32 (33.68%) Redux
6 31 (32.63%) REST
7 29 (30.53%) Spring Boot
8 21 (22.11%) Hibernate
8 21 (22.11%) JMS
8 21 (22.11%) Play Framework
8 21 (22.11%) Spring
8 21 (22.11%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.11%) Node.js
9 2 (2.11%) OAuth
9 2 (2.11%) OAuth2
10 1 (1.05%) Express
10 1 (1.05%) Flask
10 1 (1.05%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 47 (49.47%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.05%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.05%) PKI
2 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (56.84%) TDD
3 53 (55.79%) BDD
4 34 (35.79%) Machine Learning
5 33 (34.74%) SDLC
5 33 (34.74%) Test Automation
6 32 (33.68%) Open Source
6 32 (33.68%) Task Automation
6 32 (33.68%) Web Development
7 26 (27.37%) DevOps
8 21 (22.11%) MVC
9 5 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (2.11%) Front End Development
10 2 (2.11%) Identity Access Management
11 1 (1.05%) Analytics
11 1 (1.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (1.05%) Data Engineering
11 1 (1.05%) KYC
11 1 (1.05%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.05%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 87 (91.58%) Java
2 59 (62.11%) Python
3 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 33 (34.74%) SQL
5 21 (22.11%) Java 8
5 21 (22.11%) Java 9
5 21 (22.11%) Scala
6 1 (1.05%) ES6
6 1 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (1.05%) Degree
System Software
1 49 (51.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (29.47%) Kubernetes
2 26 (27.37%) Ansible
2 26 (27.37%) Terraform
3 1 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Splunk
2 1 (1.05%) ForgeRock
2 1 (1.05%) IBM
2 1 (1.05%) MuleSoft