The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 24 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Equities 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.62% 2.82% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.39% 6.10% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £650 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Equities
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
77 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.51% 46.33% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 22
Median daily rate £356 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.43% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Equities
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Equities Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (70.00%) Fixed Income
1 7 (70.00%) EMIR
2 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (60.00%) MiFID
2 6 (60.00%) Reference Data
2 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 6 (60.00%) DTCC
2 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) ASIC
2 6 (60.00%) DSL
2 6 (60.00%) FpML
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Fidessa
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Log4j
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) Global One
4 1 (10.00%) Sophis
4 1 (10.00%) UniData
4 1 (10.00%) XMLBeans
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Maven

Equities
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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Report Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Fidessa Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) FpML
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) GWT
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) JAXB
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) JMX
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) JSTL
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Fixed Income
1 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (60.00%) ASIC
2 6 (60.00%) DTCC
2 6 (60.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Collateral Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) EMIR
2 6 (60.00%) MiFID
3 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sencha
2 1 (10.00%) Sophis
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase