The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking 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 Banking over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 8 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Banking 24 18 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.00% 15.38% 25.64%
As % of the General category 17.02% 20.22% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 54
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £346 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £585 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.60 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.79% -24.44%
Banking
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 89 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 70.50% 76.07% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 32 162
Average daily rate £438 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.75 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.61% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.04%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 34 (53.13%) Finance
2 33 (51.56%) Investment Banking
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.44%) SQL
5 14 (21.88%) Front Office
6 13 (20.31%) SDLC
7 12 (18.75%) Degree
7 12 (18.75%) Java
7 12 (18.75%) UNIX
8 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (12.50%) Analytics
9 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.94%) Migration
10 7 (10.94%) Retail
10 7 (10.94%) CSS
10 7 (10.94%) QA
11 6 (9.38%) Derivative
11 6 (9.38%) Perl
11 6 (9.38%) HTML
11 6 (9.38%) .NET
11 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
11 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (7.81%) Project Management
12 5 (7.81%) Scrum
12 5 (7.81%) Equities
12 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
12 5 (7.81%) C#
12 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
12 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
12 5 (7.81%) Investment Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.56%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Global One
2 2 (3.13%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.69%) UniData
3 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.56%) HBase
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.56%) QlikView
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) JIRA
1 4 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) Rational Rose
2 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
General
1 34 (53.13%) Finance
2 33 (51.56%) Investment Banking
3 14 (21.88%) Front Office
4 7 (10.94%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Back Office
5 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 3 (4.69%) Publishing
6 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Production Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Tester
9 1 (1.56%) Programme Manager
9 1 (1.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) CSS
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
2 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Flex
3 3 (4.69%) HTML5
4 2 (3.13%) Spring
4 2 (3.13%) JSF
4 2 (3.13%) XHTML
4 2 (3.13%) CSS3
4 2 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) Kafka
5 1 (1.56%) J2SE
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) Dojo
5 1 (1.56%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Derivative
3 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
3 5 (7.81%) Equities
4 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.69%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.56%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) UNIX
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) AIX
4 1 (1.56%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) SDLC
3 8 (12.50%) Analytics
3 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 7 (10.94%) Migration
5 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.81%) Scrum
6 5 (7.81%) Project Management
6 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.81%) Investment Management
6 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.25%) Open Source
7 4 (6.25%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Test Management
8 3 (4.69%) Release Management
8 3 (4.69%) Change Management
8 3 (4.69%) OOP
8 3 (4.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 12 (18.75%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) Perl
3 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.81%) C#
5 4 (6.25%) C++
5 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.69%) VBA
6 3 (4.69%) UniBasic
6 3 (4.69%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.56%) VBScript
8 1 (1.56%) COBOL
8 1 (1.56%) JCL
8 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) CISSP
2 1 (1.56%) CISA
2 1 (1.56%) CISM
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (4.69%) Adobe
2 3 (4.69%) SunGard
2 3 (4.69%) Pega
3 2 (3.13%) Blue Prism
3 2 (3.13%) IBM
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco
4 1 (1.56%) Murex
4 1 (1.56%) Calypso
4 1 (1.56%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.56%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.56%) Solace
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Reuters
4 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.56%) Actimize
4 1 (1.56%) Avaloq
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