The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Low Latency
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 15 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Low Latency 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.63% 3.31% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 3.74% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £638 £480 £850
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -43.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £625
% change year-on-year
- -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 107 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.68% 88.43% 86.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 87 63
Median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Low Latency as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Low Latency Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Low Latency Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) SaltStack
6 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) High-Frequency Trading
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) IaaS
6 2 (22.22%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) CMDB

Low Latency
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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Perl Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) High-Frequency Trading
4 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) SaltStack