The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR 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 EMIR over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 21 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EMIR 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% - 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.67% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £396 £450
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EMIR
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
15 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.20% 7.00% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
Average daily rate £500 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMIR across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

EMIR
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

EMIR
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Thunderhead
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (50.00%) FATCA
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Documentation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) KYC Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Onboarding Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (50.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Thunderhead