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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 53 118 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.59% 61.78% 58.87%
As % of the General category 52.48% 86.13% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 81 31
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
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
101 137 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 71.63% 71.73% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 95 38
Median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.43% +98.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 35 (31.53%) Banking
2 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
3 24 (21.62%) Project Management
4 22 (19.82%) Windows
4 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
6 18 (16.22%) Change Management
6 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (14.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 16 (14.41%) Oracle
8 15 (13.51%) SQL
9 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
10 13 (11.71%) MS Office
10 13 (11.71%) SharePoint
11 12 (10.81%) Java
12 11 (9.91%) Retail
12 11 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (8.11%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.11%) C#
13 9 (8.11%) MS Project
13 9 (8.11%) Linux
13 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
13 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
13 9 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.11%) Virtual Team
14 8 (7.21%) Degree
14 8 (7.21%) ETL
14 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling

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 13 (11.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.60%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.80%) Mule
4 2 (1.80%) SAS
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.71%) MS Office
3 11 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.11%) MS Project
5 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Beauchamp
1 1 (0.90%) Eikon
1 1 (0.90%) Endur
1 1 (0.90%) Global One
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.90%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.90%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Ethernet
1 3 (2.70%) Internet
1 3 (2.70%) Network Security
1 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.70%) Wireless
2 2 (1.80%) Firewall
2 2 (1.80%) LDAP
2 2 (1.80%) Skype
3 1 (0.90%) FTP
3 1 (0.90%) LAN
3 1 (0.90%) MPLS
3 1 (0.90%) SAN
3 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.41%) DB2
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.80%) Big Data
6 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.80%) OLAP
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.90%) DataStax
7 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.90%) UniData
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.70%) SpecFlow
1 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.80%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) JIRA
3 1 (0.90%) JUnit
3 1 (0.90%) Log4j
3 1 (0.90%) Maven
3 1 (0.90%) NUnit
3 1 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.90%) Subversion
3 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (31.53%) Banking
2 11 (9.91%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Billing
3 6 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Front Office
4 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (27.03%) Analyst
2 21 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 19 (17.12%) Business Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) Architect
4 16 (14.41%) Developer
5 9 (8.11%) IT Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Banking Project Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Consultant
6 7 (6.31%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.50%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Security Architect
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.60%) ETL Developer
9 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) .NET
2 4 (3.60%) Middleware
3 3 (2.70%) GWT
3 3 (2.70%) J2EE
3 3 (2.70%) Spring
3 3 (2.70%) Web Services
3 3 (2.70%) XML
3 3 (2.70%) XSD
3 3 (2.70%) XSLT
4 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.80%) ATL
4 2 (1.80%) MFC
4 2 (1.80%) Spring Integration
4 2 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.80%) WPF
5 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.90%) JAXB
5 1 (0.90%) JMS
5 1 (0.90%) JMX
5 1 (0.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.11%) Virtual Team
3 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) PMI
4 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.80%) Derivative
6 2 (1.80%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) BYOD
7 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.90%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.90%) Equities
7 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 9 (8.11%) Linux
3 4 (3.60%) Unix
4 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.80%) AIX
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.90%) Android
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) Project Management
2 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.22%) Change Management
5 16 (14.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.11%) Risk Management
6 9 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
7 8 (7.21%) ETL
7 8 (7.21%) Scrum
8 7 (6.31%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Service Management
9 6 (5.41%) Information Security
9 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.41%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.50%) High Availability
10 5 (4.50%) Migration
10 5 (4.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.51%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) Java
3 9 (8.11%) C#
4 4 (3.60%) C++
5 3 (2.70%) XPath
5 3 (2.70%) XQuery
6 2 (1.80%) C
6 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.80%) Python
6 2 (1.80%) VBA
6 2 (1.80%) VC++
7 1 (0.90%) Go
7 1 (0.90%) Perl
7 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.90%) R
7 1 (0.90%) Scala
7 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.90%) VB
7 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.60%) CISA
3 4 (3.60%) CISM
3 4 (3.60%) CISSP
3 4 (3.60%) MCSE
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.70%) ACDT
4 3 (2.70%) ACHDS
4 3 (2.70%) ACTC
4 3 (2.70%) MCDST
4 3 (2.70%) MCP
4 3 (2.70%) MCSA
4 3 (2.70%) MCSM
4 3 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.90%) SANS
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.80%) Docker
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.90%) vCloud
4 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Ansible
1 3 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.41%) Oracle
3 4 (3.60%) Symantec
3 4 (3.60%) Tableau
4 3 (2.70%) Apple
4 3 (2.70%) Blue Coat
4 3 (2.70%) Citrix
4 3 (2.70%) Forcepoint
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.80%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) HP
5 2 (1.80%) IBM
5 2 (1.80%) Informatica
5 2 (1.80%) Lotus
5 2 (1.80%) Pega
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) Sybase
5 2 (1.80%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.90%) Sencha
6 1 (0.90%) Splunk