Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 13 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.

Web Services
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 43 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 11.53% 1.02% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.07% 2.65% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 3 6
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £500 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +18.34% +12.67%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £500 £473
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.82% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Web Services 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 238 113 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 63.81% 38.31% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 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 £434 £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 - - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services 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 Web Services.

1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (90.70%) BDD
2 38 (88.37%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (88.37%) Java
3 37 (86.05%) TDD
4 36 (83.72%) NoSQL
4 36 (83.72%) Microservices
5 35 (81.40%) MongoDB
5 35 (81.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 35 (81.40%) RESTful
6 27 (62.79%) Spring
6 27 (62.79%) Java 8
7 26 (60.47%) Git (software)
7 26 (60.47%) Jenkins
7 26 (60.47%) REST
8 25 (58.14%) Docker
8 25 (58.14%) Spring Boot
8 25 (58.14%) Maven
8 25 (58.14%) Hibernate
9 24 (55.81%) MVC
9 24 (55.81%) MQSeries
9 24 (55.81%) JMS
9 24 (55.81%) Scala
9 24 (55.81%) Spring MVC
9 24 (55.81%) Play Framework
9 24 (55.81%) Couchbase
9 24 (55.81%) Java 9
9 24 (55.81%) Greenfield Project
10 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.23%) SQL

Web Services
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 (55.81%) MQSeries
2 11 (25.58%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 38 (88.37%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.58%) SaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.65%) Serverless
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (83.72%) NoSQL
2 35 (81.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 35 (81.40%) MongoDB
3 24 (55.81%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) Git (software)
1 26 (60.47%) Jenkins
2 25 (58.14%) Maven
3 12 (27.91%) Bitbucket
3 12 (27.91%) JIRA
4 11 (25.58%) Pylint
5 1 (2.33%) CF BOSH
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) Gradle
5 1 (2.33%) JUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (27.91%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) AWS Developer
2 25 (58.14%) Java Developer
3 24 (55.81%) Java Team Leader
3 24 (55.81%) Lead Developer
3 24 (55.81%) Lead Java Developer
3 24 (55.81%) Team Leader
4 12 (27.91%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.65%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (4.65%) WPF Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.33%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.33%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) RESTful
2 27 (62.79%) Spring
3 26 (60.47%) REST
4 25 (58.14%) Hibernate
4 25 (58.14%) Spring Boot
5 24 (55.81%) JMS
5 24 (55.81%) Play Framework
5 24 (55.81%) Spring MVC
6 13 (30.23%) React
7 11 (25.58%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (25.58%) Pandas
7 11 (25.58%) pytest
7 11 (25.58%) Redux
8 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.98%) SOAP
10 2 (4.65%) .NET
10 2 (4.65%) JSON
10 2 (4.65%) Node.js
10 2 (4.65%) WPF
11 1 (2.33%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.65%) Derivative
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (90.70%) BDD
2 37 (86.05%) TDD
3 36 (83.72%) Microservices
4 24 (55.81%) MVC
5 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
6 12 (27.91%) Open Source
6 12 (27.91%) Web Development
7 11 (25.58%) Machine Learning
7 11 (25.58%) SDLC
7 11 (25.58%) Task Automation
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Asynchronous Programming
8 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.65%) Use Case
9 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.33%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) Java 8
3 24 (55.81%) Java 9
3 24 (55.81%) Scala
4 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
5 13 (30.23%) Python
5 13 (30.23%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.33%) Groovy
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) LXC
2 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Splunk
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix
2 1 (2.33%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.33%) NetApp
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) VMware
2 1 (2.33%) Zend