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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.37% 1.13% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.31% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £588 £613 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% +6.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
153 153 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.53% 86.44% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 102 46
Median daily rate £445 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 4 (66.67%) Front Office
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) GoldenSource
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Low Latency Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
4 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Silex
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) GoldenSource
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase