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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 78 100 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.45% 57.80% 61.21%
As % of the General category 73.58% 73.53% 84.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 79 60
Median daily rate £500 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £297 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
106 136 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 65.84% 78.61% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 104 65
Median daily rate £550 £500 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.86% +19.54%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 52 (35.62%) Banking
2 46 (31.51%) Java
3 39 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (17.81%) Project Management
4 26 (17.81%) SQL
5 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
5 24 (16.44%) Degree
6 22 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (14.38%) Windows
8 20 (13.70%) Front Office
9 18 (12.33%) Change Management
9 18 (12.33%) Investment Banking
9 18 (12.33%) HTML
9 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
10 17 (11.64%) Spring
11 16 (10.96%) Scrum
12 15 (10.27%) Active Directory
12 15 (10.27%) Citrix
13 14 (9.59%) MS Office
13 14 (9.59%) ITIL
13 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (8.90%) JavaScript
15 12 (8.22%) Oracle
15 12 (8.22%) Validation
15 12 (8.22%) Risk Management
15 12 (8.22%) Management Information System
16 11 (7.53%) Python
16 11 (7.53%) E-Commerce
16 11 (7.53%) Data Modelling
16 11 (7.53%) Analytics

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 7 (4.79%) Apache Spark
1 7 (4.79%) CMS
1 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.11%) IBM Notes
3 5 (3.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (3.42%) Apache
3 5 (3.42%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.74%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.74%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.74%) SAS
4 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.37%) IIS
6 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.59%) MS Office
3 9 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.79%) MS Project
4 7 (4.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.74%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.68%) Beauchamp
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.05%) Office 365
3 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) IaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) Ethernet
1 7 (4.79%) Internet
1 7 (4.79%) TCP/IP
1 7 (4.79%) Wireless
2 6 (4.11%) Skype
3 3 (2.05%) Firewall
4 2 (1.37%) LAN
4 2 (1.37%) MPLS
4 2 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.37%) SAN
4 2 (1.37%) SSL
4 2 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (5.48%) Hadoop
2 7 (4.79%) Big Data
2 7 (4.79%) MarkLogic
2 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.42%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.42%) DB2
4 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.74%) Impala
5 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.74%) Riak
6 3 (2.05%) Base SAS
6 3 (2.05%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.37%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) OLAP
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.37%) JIRA
3 2 (1.37%) JUnit
3 2 (1.37%) Maven
3 2 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.68%) Gradle
4 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.68%) Mockito
4 1 (0.68%) NUnit
4 1 (0.68%) Spock
4 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 52 (35.62%) Banking
2 20 (13.70%) Front Office
3 18 (12.33%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.16%) Retail
5 6 (4.11%) Marketing
6 4 (2.74%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.37%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.37%) Legal
7 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (28.08%) Developer
2 34 (23.29%) Analyst
3 22 (15.07%) Project Manager
4 19 (13.01%) Java Developer
5 17 (11.64%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Architect
7 9 (6.16%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Banking Analyst
8 8 (5.48%) Consultant
8 8 (5.48%) Front Office Developer
8 8 (5.48%) HTML Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.42%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Desktop Support
11 5 (3.42%) Desktop Support Team Leader
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Desktop Support
11 5 (3.42%) Support Team Leader
11 5 (3.42%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.33%) HTML
2 17 (11.64%) Spring
3 11 (7.53%) HTML5
4 9 (6.16%) CSS
5 8 (5.48%) jQuery
5 8 (5.48%) Kafka
5 8 (5.48%) XML
5 8 (5.48%) XSLT
6 7 (4.79%) XSD
7 6 (4.11%) .NET
7 6 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.11%) J2EE
7 6 (4.11%) JMS
8 5 (3.42%) Web Services
9 4 (2.74%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.74%) Lucene
10 3 (2.05%) CSS3
10 3 (2.05%) Node.js
10 3 (2.05%) Spring Boot
11 2 (1.37%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.79%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.11%) Derivative
6 5 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.42%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.74%) User Experience
7 4 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.74%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.37%) Equities
9 2 (1.37%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.37%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.37%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.37%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.38%) Windows
2 10 (6.85%) Apple iOS
2 10 (6.85%) Linux
3 9 (6.16%) Unix
4 7 (4.79%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.74%) Android
7 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (17.81%) Project Management
3 22 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.33%) Change Management
5 16 (10.96%) Scrum
6 14 (9.59%) ITIL
7 12 (8.22%) Risk Management
7 12 (8.22%) Validation
8 11 (7.53%) Analytics
8 11 (7.53%) Data Modelling
8 11 (7.53%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (7.53%) Time Management
8 11 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.16%) Content Management
9 9 (6.16%) Process Improvement
10 8 (5.48%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.79%) Identity Management
11 7 (4.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.51%) Java
2 26 (17.81%) SQL
3 13 (8.90%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.53%) Python
5 8 (5.48%) Scala
6 6 (4.11%) Perl
6 6 (4.11%) R
7 5 (3.42%) C#
7 5 (3.42%) XPath
8 4 (2.74%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.74%) XQuery
9 3 (2.05%) C
9 3 (2.05%) SAS Macro
9 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.37%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) Clojure
11 1 (0.68%) Korn
11 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (16.44%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.79%) A+ Certification
3 7 (4.79%) ACDT
3 7 (4.79%) ACHDS
3 7 (4.79%) ACTC
3 7 (4.79%) MCDST
3 7 (4.79%) MCP
3 7 (4.79%) MCSA
3 7 (4.79%) MCSE
3 7 (4.79%) MCSM
3 7 (4.79%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.37%) CCNA
5 2 (1.37%) CISA
5 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.37%) CISM
5 2 (1.37%) CISSP
5 2 (1.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) QA
1 4 (2.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) FATCA
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.79%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.37%) Docker
3 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.37%) vCloud
3 2 (1.37%) vSphere
4 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) Citrix
3 12 (8.22%) Oracle
4 9 (6.16%) Adobe
5 8 (5.48%) hybris
5 8 (5.48%) SAP
6 7 (4.79%) Apple
6 7 (4.79%) HP
6 7 (4.79%) Sybase
7 6 (4.11%) Lotus
8 5 (3.42%) IBM
9 4 (2.74%) Polycom
10 3 (2.05%) Cisco
10 3 (2.05%) OpenText
10 3 (2.05%) Remedy
10 3 (2.05%) Symantec
11 2 (1.37%) Akamai
11 2 (1.37%) GoldenSource
11 2 (1.37%) Qualys
11 2 (1.37%) VMware