The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Algorithmic Trading
Rank - 29 46
Contract jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 4.69% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.75% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Average daily rate
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- £700 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 174 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.93% 81.69% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 125 191
Average daily rate £450 £484 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £622
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Algorithmic Trading
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the Canary Wharf region.

Algorithmic Trading Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf