Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing REST 46 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 12.57% 5.44% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.83% 14.16% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 8
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £588 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +70.91% -41.49%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £588 £344
% change year-on-year +2.13% +70.91% -41.49%
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 232 113 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 63.39% 38.44% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 89 49
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £563 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £424 £438 £319
90th Percentile £650 £704 £646
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £563 £475
% change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42% -5.00%
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 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (78.26%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (69.57%) Microservices
3 29 (63.04%) Java
4 27 (58.70%) Spring Boot
5 26 (56.52%) Java 8
5 26 (56.52%) Web Services
5 26 (56.52%) Spring
6 25 (54.35%) TDD
6 25 (54.35%) MVC
6 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
6 25 (54.35%) Git (software)
6 25 (54.35%) BDD
6 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
6 25 (54.35%) Docker
7 24 (52.17%) Play Framework
7 24 (52.17%) Java 9
7 24 (52.17%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (52.17%) Couchbase
7 24 (52.17%) MongoDB
7 24 (52.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (52.17%) NoSQL
7 24 (52.17%) RESTful
7 24 (52.17%) Scala
7 24 (52.17%) Spring MVC
7 24 (52.17%) Maven
7 24 (52.17%) MQSeries
7 24 (52.17%) JMS
8 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 14 (30.43%) Finance

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 24 (52.17%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 36 (78.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (13.04%) Serverless
3 5 (10.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.17%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (2.17%) GitHub
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 24 (52.17%) Couchbase
1 24 (52.17%) MongoDB
1 24 (52.17%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Git (software)
1 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
2 24 (52.17%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) webpack
4 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.87%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) Java Developer
3 24 (52.17%) AWS Developer
3 24 (52.17%) Java Team Leader
3 24 (52.17%) Lead Developer
3 24 (52.17%) Lead Java Developer
3 24 (52.17%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (13.04%) React Developer
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Excel Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) Spring Boot
2 26 (56.52%) Spring
2 26 (56.52%) Web Services
3 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
4 24 (52.17%) JMS
4 24 (52.17%) Play Framework
4 24 (52.17%) RESTful
4 24 (52.17%) Spring MVC
5 8 (17.39%) CSS
6 7 (15.22%) HTML
6 7 (15.22%) React
7 6 (13.04%) jQuery
7 6 (13.04%) Node.js
7 6 (13.04%) Sass
8 5 (10.87%) Backbone.js
8 5 (10.87%) Compass CSS Framework
8 5 (10.87%) HTML5
8 5 (10.87%) JSON
8 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.70%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Fintech
3 2 (4.35%) Wiki
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.17%) CMDB
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) Microservices
3 25 (54.35%) BDD
3 25 (54.35%) MVC
3 25 (54.35%) TDD
4 9 (19.57%) OO
4 9 (19.57%) Scrum
5 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (10.87%) Data Science
7 5 (10.87%) Disruptive Innovation
7 5 (10.87%) Machine Learning
7 5 (10.87%) People Management
8 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.35%) Analytics
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
9 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
9 2 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) Java 8
3 24 (52.17%) Java 9
3 24 (52.17%) Scala
4 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) TypeScript
6 5 (10.87%) ES6
7 3 (6.52%) SQL
8 2 (4.35%) C#
8 2 (4.35%) VBA
9 1 (2.17%) Go
9 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.17%) IFS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow