The table below looks at the statistics for Degree 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 Degree over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 7 5 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.54% 13.28% 7.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.33% 77.27% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 23
Average daily rate
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£525 £250 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £215 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +53.65%
Degree
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Qualifications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.56% 17.19% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 24
Average daily rate £520 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £215 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Banking
4 12 (35.29%) Analytics
5 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (32.35%) TDD
5 11 (32.35%) Java
5 11 (32.35%) OO
6 10 (29.41%) OOP
6 10 (29.41%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) Front Office
6 10 (29.41%) Investment Banking
6 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
7 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (23.53%) Scrum
8 8 (23.53%) .NET
8 8 (23.53%) C#
9 7 (20.59%) C++
10 6 (17.65%) HTML
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
10 6 (17.65%) SOA
10 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.65%) QA
10 6 (17.65%) Maven
10 6 (17.65%) Derivative
10 6 (17.65%) BDD
11 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) FTP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) AMQP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.88%) FileMaker
3 2 (5.88%) Hazelcast
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) OLAP
4 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.94%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.94%) QlikView
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.94%) HBase
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.88%) Rational Rose
3 2 (5.88%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Firebug
4 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 10 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 10 (29.41%) Front Office
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Arabic Language
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) DBA
5 2 (5.88%) FileMaker Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Content Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) Middleware
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) WCF
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) J2SE
6 2 (5.88%) JMS
7 1 (2.94%) SVG
7 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE
7 1 (2.94%) EJB
7 1 (2.94%) JSP
7 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.65%) Derivative
4 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
4 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.76%) Equities
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.82%) User Experience
5 3 (8.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
5 3 (8.82%) Fixed Income
6 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.88%) Physics
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
6 2 (5.88%) Market Risk
6 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Analytics
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
3 11 (32.35%) OO
4 10 (29.41%) OOP
4 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
5 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) SOA
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 5 (14.71%) Quantitative Investing
8 5 (14.71%) Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Pair Programming
10 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (8.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) Korn
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) Scala
8 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Postgraduate
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Basel III
2 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Solace
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
4 2 (5.88%) Remedy
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Perforce
5 1 (2.94%) DoubleClick
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.94%) Actian
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) IBM