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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 21 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.80% 0.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £370 £284
% change year-on-year
+40.20% +30.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
111 117 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 87.31% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 97 75
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Front Office
3 3 (50.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (33.33%) Infragistics
4 2 (33.33%) Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) STL
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (16.67%) TIBCO

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) STL
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) High-Frequency Trading
2 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Infragistics
2 1 (16.67%) Solace
2 1 (16.67%) Talarian
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO