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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.50% 30.77% 16.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.68% 34.04% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 12
Median daily rate £525 £496 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £548 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.06%
Developer
London

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
112 141 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.73% 90.38% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 91 75
Median daily rate £493 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £570 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -46.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, 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 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 21 (34.43%) Banking
4 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (29.51%) Finance
5 14 (22.95%) C#
5 14 (22.95%) Oracle
5 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
6 13 (21.31%) C++
7 12 (19.67%) Front Office
7 12 (19.67%) .NET
8 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (16.39%) TDD
9 10 (16.39%) Python
10 9 (14.75%) Spring
10 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
10 9 (14.75%) Multithreading
11 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
11 7 (11.48%) Scrum
11 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (11.48%) OO
11 7 (11.48%) ETL
11 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
11 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
11 7 (11.48%) Derivative
11 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (11.48%) Big Data
11 7 (11.48%) Low Latency
12 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
12 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning

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 (8.20%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) SAS
3 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) Node.js
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Endur
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.64%) Global One
2 1 (1.64%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) LDAP
1 1 (1.64%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) Big Data
2 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.20%) HBase
4 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.56%) Apache Hive
5 4 (6.56%) DB2
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) KDB
6 3 (4.92%) MySQL
7 2 (3.28%) FileMaker
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.64%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) Maven
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.64%) Ant
3 1 (1.64%) Grunt
3 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Log4j
3 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.64%) NUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (34.43%) Banking
2 18 (29.51%) Finance
3 12 (19.67%) Front Office
4 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.56%) Back Office
6 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) Spring
3 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
4 6 (9.84%) REST
4 6 (9.84%) WPF
4 6 (9.84%) XML
5 5 (8.20%) CSS
5 5 (8.20%) HTML
5 5 (8.20%) J2EE
6 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.92%) ATL
6 3 (4.92%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (4.92%) jQuery
6 3 (4.92%) JSON
6 3 (4.92%) MFC
6 3 (4.92%) WCF
7 2 (3.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.28%) HTML5
7 2 (3.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Derivative
3 5 (8.20%) Equities
4 4 (6.56%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (6.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Unix
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.39%) TDD
3 9 (14.75%) Multithreading
4 7 (11.48%) ETL
4 7 (11.48%) Low Latency
4 7 (11.48%) OO
4 7 (11.48%) Scrum
4 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.84%) BDD
5 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps
7 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.56%) ETL Development
7 4 (6.56%) Functional Programming
7 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) C#
4 13 (21.31%) C++
5 10 (16.39%) Python
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.20%) Scala
7 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.56%) VB
9 3 (4.92%) Tcl
9 3 (4.92%) VC++
10 2 (3.28%) Go
10 2 (3.28%) Perl
10 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
10 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.28%) VB6
10 2 (3.28%) VBA
10 2 (3.28%) XAML
11 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) HDFS
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Fidessa
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe
4 2 (3.28%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.64%) Palantir
5 1 (1.64%) Pega
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Sencha
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase