Period
to 14 August 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 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +15
Contract jobs citing REST 31 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 8.66% 5.51% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.51% 14.14% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 12
Canary Wharf median daily rate £450 £575 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +17.65% +62.92%
10th Percentile £413 £438 £319
90th Percentile £600 £655 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £450 £575 £489
% change year-on-year -21.74% +17.65% +62.92%
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 177 99 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 49.44% 38.98% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 72 47
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £378 £451 £313
90th Percentile £600 £695 £686
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £29.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £29.00

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) JIRA
4 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (58.06%) User Experience
5 17 (54.84%) Microservices
5 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 17 (54.84%) Finance
6 16 (51.61%) DevOps
6 16 (51.61%) JSON
6 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
6 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (48.39%) OAuth
7 15 (48.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (48.39%) OAuth2
7 15 (48.39%) Visual Studio
8 14 (45.16%) Benchmarking
8 14 (45.16%) Subversion
8 14 (45.16%) Release Management
8 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
8 14 (45.16%) Mobile App
8 14 (45.16%) Sublime Text
8 14 (45.16%) Android
8 14 (45.16%) Mercurial
8 14 (45.16%) PaaS
8 14 (45.16%) OpenID
8 14 (45.16%) API Integration
8 14 (45.16%) React Native
8 14 (45.16%) JSX

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 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (45.16%) PaaS
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.23%) GitHub
4 1 (3.23%) Serverless
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Sqoop
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) JIRA
2 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
3 15 (48.39%) Visual Studio
3 15 (48.39%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (45.16%) Mercurial
4 14 (45.16%) Sublime Text
4 14 (45.16%) Subversion
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Applications Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 12 (38.71%) React Developer
5 10 (32.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Android Developer
7 4 (12.90%) iOS Android Developer
7 4 (12.90%) iOS Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Mobile Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior iOS Android Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) JSON
2 15 (48.39%) OAuth
2 15 (48.39%) OAuth2
3 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
3 14 (45.16%) OpenID
3 14 (45.16%) React Native
4 11 (35.48%) React
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) Ajax
6 7 (22.58%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) XHTML
8 4 (12.90%) Web Services
9 3 (9.68%) Node.js
10 2 (6.45%) CSS3
10 2 (6.45%) HTML5
10 2 (6.45%) Spring
10 2 (6.45%) WebSockets
11 1 (3.23%) Express
11 1 (3.23%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) User Experience
2 14 (45.16%) Mobile App
3 5 (16.13%) CMDB
4 3 (9.68%) Fintech
5 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
5 2 (6.45%) Wiki
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
6 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
2 14 (45.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (54.84%) Microservices
3 17 (54.84%) Scrum
4 16 (51.61%) DevOps
5 14 (45.16%) API Integration
5 14 (45.16%) Benchmarking
5 14 (45.16%) Release Management
6 7 (22.58%) SDLC
7 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
7 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) ITSM
7 5 (16.13%) Service Management
7 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
8 4 (12.90%) Mobile Development
9 3 (9.68%) Web Development
10 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
10 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) JSX
3 3 (9.68%) ES6
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) Java 8
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
5 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) HDFS
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.45%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com