The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 24 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.52% 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £308 £485
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -36.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Electronic Trading
London

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
150 157 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 94.34% 87.22% 89.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 120 74
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 3 (75.00%) Front Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Infragistics
3 1 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol

Electronic Trading
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Front Office
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) STL
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (25.00%) Solace
1 1 (25.00%) Talarian
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO