The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source 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 Open Source over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 20 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Open Source 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.60% 0.72% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 0.83% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £525 £650 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £423 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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
111 120 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 86.96% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 98 75
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (50.00%) Riak
4 4 (50.00%) R
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Lucene
4 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) Kafka
4 4 (50.00%) MarkLogic
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Pig
4 4 (50.00%) Impala
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (37.50%) Android Development

Open Source
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 4 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
1 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (50.00%) Impala
2 4 (50.00%) MarkLogic
2 4 (50.00%) Riak
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Portal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Kafka
1 4 (50.00%) Lucene
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Silex
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 4 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) API Development
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle