The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.80% 19.85% 19.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.43% 22.03% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 16
Median daily rate £575 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 90.08% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 97 74
Median daily rate £550 £468 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Canary Wharf region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 44 (61.11%) Finance
2 40 (55.56%) Java
3 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (37.50%) Banking
5 23 (31.94%) SQL
6 22 (30.56%) HTML
7 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 19 (26.39%) Investment Banking
9 18 (25.00%) Front Office
10 17 (23.61%) Spring
10 17 (23.61%) Scrum
11 15 (20.83%) XML
11 15 (20.83%) Derivative
11 15 (20.83%) HTML5
12 13 (18.06%) Multithreading
12 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (16.67%) Degree
13 12 (16.67%) CSS
14 11 (15.28%) Linux
14 11 (15.28%) OO
14 11 (15.28%) Scala
14 11 (15.28%) SDLC
15 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
15 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
16 9 (12.50%) .NET
17 8 (11.11%) J2EE
17 8 (11.11%) SAP
17 8 (11.11%) C#
17 8 (11.11%) Oracle
17 8 (11.11%) SQL Server

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (6.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) SAS
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.94%) DB2
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) Base SAS
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.17%) KDB
5 3 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.78%) Big Data
6 2 (2.78%) Impala
6 2 (2.78%) MarkLogic
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) QlikView
6 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) Gradle
2 3 (4.17%) Grunt
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (4.17%) Maven
2 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.78%) Ant
3 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.78%) gulp
3 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.78%) jspm
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
3 2 (2.78%) NUnit
3 2 (2.78%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (61.11%) Finance
2 27 (37.50%) Banking
3 19 (26.39%) Investment Banking
4 18 (25.00%) Front Office
5 4 (5.56%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (2.78%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) HTML
2 17 (23.61%) Spring
3 15 (20.83%) HTML5
3 15 (20.83%) XML
4 12 (16.67%) CSS
5 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.50%) .NET
7 8 (11.11%) J2EE
7 8 (11.11%) jQuery
7 8 (11.11%) Kafka
8 6 (8.33%) REST
8 6 (8.33%) SOAP
8 6 (8.33%) Web Services
9 5 (6.94%) CSS3
9 5 (6.94%) Middleware
9 5 (6.94%) XSLT
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.56%) JMS
10 4 (5.56%) JSON
10 4 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Derivative
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 7 (9.72%) Data Structures
5 7 (9.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (6.94%) Market Risk
7 4 (5.56%) Grid Computing
7 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.17%) CMDB
8 3 (4.17%) Equities
8 3 (4.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
9 2 (2.78%) User Experience
9 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.39%) Physics
10 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) Android
3 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Scrum
3 13 (18.06%) Multithreading
4 11 (15.28%) OO
4 11 (15.28%) SDLC
5 8 (11.11%) Analytics
5 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.94%) DevOps
7 5 (6.94%) ETL
7 5 (6.94%) ITSM
7 5 (6.94%) OOD
7 5 (6.94%) Open Source
8 4 (5.56%) Content Management
8 4 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (5.56%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) Java
2 23 (31.94%) SQL
3 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.28%) Scala
5 8 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (9.72%) Python
7 5 (6.94%) C++
7 5 (6.94%) Perl
8 4 (5.56%) SAS Macro
9 3 (4.17%) R
9 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.78%) C
10 2 (2.78%) Clojure
10 2 (2.78%) PHP
10 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.78%) VB
10 2 (2.78%) XPath
10 2 (2.78%) XQuery
11 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.78%) EMIR
2 2 (2.78%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Nagios
2 1 (1.39%) OPNET
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) hybris
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
1 8 (11.11%) SAP
2 6 (8.33%) Adobe
2 6 (8.33%) Sybase
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.78%) BMC
5 2 (2.78%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Remedy
5 2 (2.78%) Solace
5 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.39%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.39%) Mashery
6 1 (1.39%) Perforce
6 1 (1.39%) Talarian