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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 19 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Low Latency 3 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.44% 2.00% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.35% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Average daily rate £565 £850 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.52% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £850 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £850 £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Low Latency
London

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 85 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.99% 85.00% 84.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 63 108
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 9 February 2016.

Low Latency Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) LAN

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle