The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.50%
Software Engineering
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
113 165 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 81.88% 89.19% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 110 51
Median daily rate £438 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Front Office
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Go
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Test-First Development
4 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (33.33%) Equities
4 3 (33.33%) Back Office
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Fidessa
4 3 (33.33%) Tcl
5 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
6 1 (11.11%) R
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Google

Software Engineering
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Front Office
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Back Office
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Fidessa Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Fidessa Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Equities
2 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 3 (33.33%) Test-First Development
3 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Go
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Tcl
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Fidessa
2 1 (11.11%) Google