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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 14 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Open Source 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.80% 1.60% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.73% 1.85% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £650 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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
113 108 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.40% 86.40% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 88 61
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 £665 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Perl
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (50.00%) Android
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (50.00%) Big Data
4 7 (50.00%) Android Development
4 7 (50.00%) iOS Development
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) R
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
6 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (28.57%) Lucene

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 (28.57%) Apache Pig
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (50.00%) Big Data
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) Impala
2 4 (28.57%) MarkLogic
2 4 (28.57%) Riak
3 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Perl Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Platform Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Big Data Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Portal Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) Kafka
3 4 (28.57%) Lucene
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) PhoneGap
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Android Development
2 7 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) API Development
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) High-Frequency Trading
5 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) R
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) SaltStack