Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Java Developer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 36 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.81% 1.28% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.33% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £525 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +7.98% -
10th Percentile £538 £473 £435
90th Percentile £664 £578 £537
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 278 300 364
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 95.85% 98.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 214 259
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £304 £288
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.65 £22.50
90th Percentile £123.74 £11.95 £36.33
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £16.85 £11.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.52% -58.18% +52.78%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Java Developer in Canary Wharf

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (75.00%) JMS
3 6 (75.00%) JUnit
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) OOD
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (50.00%) Equities
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (50.00%) J2SE
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) Sybase
5 4 (50.00%) DB2
5 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (25.00%) TeamCity

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Impala
2 1 (12.50%) MarkLogic
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Spock
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) JMS
3 4 (50.00%) J2SE
4 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Java RMI
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Kafka
5 1 (12.50%) Lucene
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Swing
5 1 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Equities
2 4 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
1 5 (62.50%) OOD
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Solace
3 1 (12.50%) ForgeRock
3 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft