Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 26 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing REST 36 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 10.75% 6.91% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.85% 17.92% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 7
Canary Wharf median daily rate £450 £600 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +77.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £413 £438 £311
90th Percentile £600 £625 £583
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £450 £600 £338
% change year-on-year -25.00% +77.78% +12.50%
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 191 106 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 57.01% 38.55% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 79 40
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £380 £438 £312
90th Percentile £600 £655 £610
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £588 £450
% change year-on-year -10.64% +30.56% -10.00%
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 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (52.78%) Microservices
3 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 14 (38.89%) Finance
5 12 (33.33%) Spring
5 12 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (33.33%) Web Services
5 12 (33.33%) CSS
5 12 (33.33%) Java 8
6 11 (30.56%) Spring Boot
6 11 (30.56%) HTML
6 11 (30.56%) MVC
6 11 (30.56%) TDD
6 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
6 11 (30.56%) Docker
7 10 (27.78%) Play Framework
7 10 (27.78%) Couchbase
7 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
7 10 (27.78%) RESTful
7 10 (27.78%) Scala
7 10 (27.78%) BDD
7 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
7 10 (27.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (27.78%) NoSQL
7 10 (27.78%) Maven
7 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
7 10 (27.78%) MQSeries

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 10 (27.78%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (16.67%) Serverless
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (8.33%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (27.78%) Couchbase
1 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
1 10 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.33%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.78%) Maven
3 8 (22.22%) JIRA
4 6 (16.67%) webpack
5 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
5 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
6 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 3 (8.33%) Sublime Text
7 3 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Games
2 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
4 10 (27.78%) AWS Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Java Team Leader
4 10 (27.78%) Lead Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Lead Java Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Team Leader
5 9 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (25.00%) React Developer
6 5 (13.89%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Excel Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.78%) AWS Architect
9 1 (2.78%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Backend Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Backend Developer
9 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) CSS
1 12 (33.33%) Spring
1 12 (33.33%) Web Services
2 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
2 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) Spring Boot
3 10 (27.78%) JMS
3 10 (27.78%) Play Framework
3 10 (27.78%) React
3 10 (27.78%) RESTful
3 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
4 8 (22.22%) JSON
5 7 (19.44%) OAuth
5 7 (19.44%) OAuth2
6 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 6 (16.67%) Node.js
6 6 (16.67%) Sass
7 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (16.67%) User Experience
3 5 (13.89%) CMDB
4 3 (8.33%) Fintech
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.56%) Wiki
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Android
1 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Microservices
3 11 (30.56%) MVC
3 11 (30.56%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) BDD
5 8 (22.22%) OO
6 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
7 6 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Data Science
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) ITSM
8 5 (13.89%) Machine Learning
8 5 (13.89%) SDLC
8 5 (13.89%) Service Management
8 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Java 8
3 10 (27.78%) Java 9
3 10 (27.78%) Scala
4 6 (16.67%) ES6
4 6 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 3 (8.33%) JSX
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VBA
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle