Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -
Contract jobs citing REST 16 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.71% 3.19% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.68% 12.35% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £344 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +74.55% -41.49% -
10th Percentile £438 £313 £524
90th Percentile £625 £545 £661
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £344 £588
% change year-on-year +74.55% -41.49% +30.56%
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 109 81 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 38.93% 25.88% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 50 70
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £450 £319 £324
90th Percentile £733 £646 £604
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £570 £473 £500
% change year-on-year +20.63% -5.50% +11.11%
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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for REST.

1 13 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) Apache
4 9 (56.25%) Retail
4 9 (56.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 9 (56.25%) Neural Network
4 9 (56.25%) Django
4 9 (56.25%) Open Source
4 9 (56.25%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (56.25%) Machine Learning
4 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (56.25%) Apache Spark
4 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 9 (56.25%) User Stories
4 9 (56.25%) TensorFlow
4 9 (56.25%) Theano
4 9 (56.25%) Chatbot
4 9 (56.25%) MXNet
4 9 (56.25%) Dialogflow
5 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Product Management
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
5 6 (37.50%) PMP
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum

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 9 (56.25%) Apache
1 9 (56.25%) Apache Spark
1 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Dialogflow
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (6.25%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 2 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Gradle
5 1 (6.25%) Mockito
5 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
5 1 (6.25%) Spock
5 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Innovation Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Product Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) Django
2 9 (56.25%) MXNet
2 9 (56.25%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (56.25%) TensorFlow
2 9 (56.25%) Theano
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) EJB
6 1 (6.25%) JSP
6 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Artificial Intelligence
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Machine Learning
2 9 (56.25%) Neural Network
2 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 9 (56.25%) User Stories
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
3 6 (37.50%) Product Management
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
6 2 (12.50%) API Development
7 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (6.25%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (6.25%) SOLID
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PMP
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) EMC
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) ForgeRock
2 1 (6.25%) Meraki
2 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Solace
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (6.25%) VMware