The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.54% - 4.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% - 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£460 - £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -
Fixed Income
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
80 50 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 43.24% 43.10% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 23 88
Average daily rate £475 £463 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -28.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.75 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (25.00%) FpML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) FpML
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (25.00%) Tradeweb
2 1 (25.00%) Solace