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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 25 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Low Latency 7 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.02% - 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% - 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 10
Average daily rate
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£475 - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
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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
151 92 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.78% 92.00% 86.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 53 212
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Low Latency across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (50.00%) DB2
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (10.00%) Multicast
5 1 (10.00%) SevOne
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (10.00%) Algorithms

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) HSRP
2 1 (10.00%) GLBP
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) VRRP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) IGMP
2 1 (10.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) ETL Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior ETL Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) SevOne