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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 20 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% - 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% - 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate - - £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £284 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.39% -18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
106 87 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.18% 86.14% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 108
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) FX Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center