The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 117 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 35.77% 67.63% 57.00%
As % of the General category 54.32% 87.31% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 85 30
Median daily rate £444 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +7.04%
Finance
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 134 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 65.85% 77.46% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 99 39
Median daily rate £425 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £573 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Canary Wharf region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 27 (25.47%) Banking
2 25 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (20.75%) Windows
4 21 (19.81%) Project Management
4 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
6 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
6 16 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (14.15%) SQL
7 15 (14.15%) Oracle
8 14 (13.21%) SharePoint
9 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
9 13 (12.26%) Change Management
9 13 (12.26%) Retail
9 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (10.38%) C#
11 10 (9.43%) MS Office
11 10 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (8.49%) ETL
12 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
12 9 (8.49%) Virtual Team
13 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (7.55%) Linux
13 8 (7.55%) .NET
13 8 (7.55%) Java
13 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
13 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (6.60%) MS Project
14 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2

Finance
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 14 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.77%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.89%) Mule
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.94%) SAS
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.43%) MS Office
2 10 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.60%) MS Project
4 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Endur
2 1 (0.94%) Eikon
2 1 (0.94%) Global One
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Yammer
2 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) Network Security
2 2 (1.89%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.66%) DB2
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.89%) Big Data
6 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.89%) OLAP
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.94%) DataStax
7 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.94%) HBase
7 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.83%) SpecFlow
1 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.89%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) JUnit
3 1 (0.94%) Log4j
3 1 (0.94%) Maven
3 1 (0.94%) NUnit
3 1 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (25.47%) Banking
2 13 (12.26%) Retail
3 6 (5.66%) Billing
4 5 (4.72%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Front Office
5 4 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.83%) Marketing
7 2 (1.89%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 25 (23.58%) Analyst
2 19 (17.92%) Business Analyst
3 17 (16.04%) Developer
4 16 (15.09%) Project Manager
5 13 (12.26%) Architect
6 9 (8.49%) IT Manager
7 8 (7.55%) Consultant
8 7 (6.60%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (6.60%) SQL Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Banking Project Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.72%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Security Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.72%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.72%) SSIS Developer
11 4 (3.77%) ETL Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) Middleware
3 3 (2.83%) ATL
3 3 (2.83%) GWT
3 3 (2.83%) J2EE
3 3 (2.83%) MFC
3 3 (2.83%) Spring
3 3 (2.83%) Web Services
3 3 (2.83%) WPF
4 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (1.89%) Spring Integration
4 2 (1.89%) STL
4 2 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.94%) JAXB
5 1 (0.94%) JDBC
5 1 (0.94%) JMS
5 1 (0.94%) JSP
5 1 (0.94%) Servlets
5 1 (0.94%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.49%) Virtual Team
3 5 (4.72%) PMI
4 3 (2.83%) Derivative
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Equities
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.89%) Social Media
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Linux
3 7 (6.60%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.77%) Unix
5 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.89%) AIX
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.81%) Project Management
3 13 (12.26%) Change Management
3 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (8.49%) ETL
4 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
5 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
6 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.66%) ITIL
7 6 (5.66%) Migration
7 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.66%) Scrum
8 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.72%) Information Security
8 5 (4.72%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) SQL
2 11 (10.38%) C#
3 8 (7.55%) Java
4 5 (4.72%) C++
5 3 (2.83%) VC++
6 2 (1.89%) C
6 2 (1.89%) Go
6 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.89%) Python
6 2 (1.89%) Ruby
6 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) Scala
7 1 (0.94%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
7 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.83%) CISA
2 3 (2.83%) CISM
2 3 (2.83%) CISSP
2 3 (2.83%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) GIAC
4 1 (0.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.94%) SANS
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Ansible
1 3 (2.83%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) Tableau
4 3 (2.83%) Blue Coat
4 3 (2.83%) Forcepoint
4 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.83%) Symantec
5 2 (1.89%) Google
5 2 (1.89%) HP
5 2 (1.89%) IBM
5 2 (1.89%) Informatica
5 2 (1.89%) OpenLink
5 2 (1.89%) Pega
5 2 (1.89%) Sybase
5 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.94%) FactSet
6 1 (0.94%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.94%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) Sencha
6 1 (0.94%) Splunk