Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 25 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Contract jobs citing REST 36 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.94% 7.17% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.45% 18.26% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 8
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26% -15.56%
10th Percentile £550 £402 £350
90th Percentile £638 £600 £689
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26% -15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

REST 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 233 115 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 64.36% 39.25% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 96 63
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £500 £413 £384
90th Percentile £650 £650 £670
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 - - -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Canary Wharf

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Canary Wharf

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 REST.

1 33 (91.67%) Java
2 27 (75.00%) Microservices
3 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (69.44%) BDD
4 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (69.44%) Spring Boot
5 24 (66.67%) Java 8
5 24 (66.67%) TDD
5 24 (66.67%) Spring
5 24 (66.67%) MongoDB
5 24 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 24 (66.67%) Scala
6 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 17 (47.22%) Couchbase
7 17 (47.22%) Play Framework
7 17 (47.22%) Docker
7 17 (47.22%) RESTful
7 17 (47.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
7 17 (47.22%) Spring MVC
7 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
7 17 (47.22%) Maven
7 17 (47.22%) MVC
7 17 (47.22%) MQSeries
7 17 (47.22%) JMS
7 17 (47.22%) Web Services
7 17 (47.22%) Java 9
7 17 (47.22%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) DevOps

REST
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 17 (47.22%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 24 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 17 (47.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (47.22%) Couchbase
3 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
2 17 (47.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 17 (47.22%) AWS Developer
3 17 (47.22%) Java Team Leader
3 17 (47.22%) Lead Developer
3 17 (47.22%) Lead Java Developer
3 17 (47.22%) Team Leader
4 9 (25.00%) Architect
5 8 (22.22%) Java Architect
5 8 (22.22%) Java Technical Architect
5 8 (22.22%) Technical Architect
6 7 (19.44%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Automation Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) Spring Boot
2 24 (66.67%) Spring
3 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
3 17 (47.22%) JMS
3 17 (47.22%) Play Framework
3 17 (47.22%) RESTful
3 17 (47.22%) Spring MVC
3 17 (47.22%) Web Services
4 7 (19.44%) Dropwizard
4 7 (19.44%) JAX-RS
5 2 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) Express
6 1 (2.78%) OAuth
6 1 (2.78%) OAuth2
6 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Microservices
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) BDD
3 24 (66.67%) TDD
4 17 (47.22%) MVC
5 8 (22.22%) DevOps
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Kanban
6 7 (19.44%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.78%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.78%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (2.78%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) Java 8
2 24 (66.67%) Scala
3 17 (47.22%) Java 9
4 7 (19.44%) Python
4 7 (19.44%) Ruby
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) ES6
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) IFS