Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 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.

Microservices
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 41 39
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing Microservices 28 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.82% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.36% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £488 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £488 £538 -
% change year-on-year -9.30% - -
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 335 233 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 93.58% 91.73% 86.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 165 176
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -7.89%
10th Percentile £360 £281 £313
90th Percentile £626 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £525 £438
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -42.31% -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% -42.31% -

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) Finance
3 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (67.86%) DevOps
5 18 (64.29%) Mobile App
5 18 (64.29%) Apple iOS
5 18 (64.29%) API Integration
5 18 (64.29%) Android
6 17 (60.71%) REST
7 16 (57.14%) OAuth
7 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (53.57%) OpenID
8 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
8 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (53.57%) Scrum
8 15 (53.57%) OAuth2
9 14 (50.00%) Sublime Text
9 14 (50.00%) User Experience
9 14 (50.00%) PaaS
9 14 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 14 (50.00%) React Native
9 14 (50.00%) JSX
9 14 (50.00%) Cosmos DB
9 14 (50.00%) Subversion
9 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
9 14 (50.00%) Benchmarking
9 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 14 (50.00%) Release Management
9 14 (50.00%) JSON
9 14 (50.00%) JIRA

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 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (50.00%) PaaS
3 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.57%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Serverless
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.29%) Redis
3 4 (14.29%) Riak
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) JIRA
2 14 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 14 (50.00%) Sublime Text
2 14 (50.00%) Subversion
2 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Applications Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (35.71%) React Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Architect
5 6 (21.43%) Java Architect
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (17.86%) AWS Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Android Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Automation Tester
7 4 (14.29%) AWS Developer
7 4 (14.29%) iOS Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Lead Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
7 4 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) REST
2 16 (57.14%) OAuth
3 15 (53.57%) OAuth2
3 15 (53.57%) OpenID
4 14 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 14 (50.00%) JSON
4 14 (50.00%) React Native
5 9 (32.14%) React
6 5 (17.86%) RESTful
6 5 (17.86%) Spring
7 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
8 2 (7.14%) Node.js
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) GraphQL
9 1 (3.57%) J2EE
9 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 14 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Android
1 18 (64.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) DevOps
3 18 (64.29%) API Integration
4 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (53.57%) Scrum
5 14 (50.00%) Benchmarking
5 14 (50.00%) Release Management
6 10 (35.71%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 4 (14.29%) ATDD
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.57%) BDD
9 1 (3.57%) Creative Thinking
9 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.57%) Kanban
9 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Product Management
9 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) JSX
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) Java 8
5 2 (7.14%) Go
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) ES6
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Rust
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (17.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Google
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft