Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Banking
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing Banking 72 105 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 26.37% 33.23% 22.37%
As % of the General category 34.29% 47.30% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 79 56
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £440 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -16.19% -
10th Percentile £386 £313 £335
90th Percentile £650 £650 £681
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - -

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 210 222 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 76.92% 70.25% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 168 207
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £288
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +50.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +50.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Canary Wharf

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Banking in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Banking in Canary Wharf

Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Banking in Canary Wharf

Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Banking in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Banking 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 Banking.

1 41 (56.94%) Investment Banking
2 32 (44.44%) Finance
3 23 (31.94%) Java
4 21 (29.17%) Linux
5 19 (26.39%) Unix
6 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (23.61%) SQL
8 15 (20.83%) Front Office
9 14 (19.44%) Perl
10 13 (18.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (16.67%) OO
12 11 (15.28%) Multithreading
13 10 (13.89%) Electronic Trading
13 10 (13.89%) Sybase
14 9 (12.50%) SDLC
14 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.50%) Python
14 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 8 (11.11%) JUnit
15 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
16 7 (9.72%) User Experience
16 7 (9.72%) HTML
16 7 (9.72%) DB2
16 7 (9.72%) OOD
16 7 (9.72%) TDD
16 7 (9.72%) Spring
16 7 (9.72%) Algorithmic Trading
17 6 (8.33%) Degree

Banking
Co-occurring 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 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.39%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.39%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
1 3 (4.17%) NX-OS
2 2 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) BGP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) DSL
3 1 (1.39%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (1.39%) MPLS
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) OSPF
3 1 (1.39%) RIP
3 1 (1.39%) SMS
3 1 (1.39%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.72%) DB2
3 5 (6.94%) KDB
3 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.17%) Big Data
5 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.78%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.39%) DataStax
7 1 (1.39%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.39%) HBase
7 1 (1.39%) Impala
7 1 (1.39%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.39%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.11%) JUnit
3 6 (8.33%) JIRA
4 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.17%) Gradle
5 3 (4.17%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.17%) Maven
5 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.39%) Ant
7 1 (1.39%) Mockito
7 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.39%) NuGet
7 1 (1.39%) Spock
7 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (56.94%) Investment Banking
2 32 (44.44%) Finance
3 15 (20.83%) Front Office
4 3 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Java Swing Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Mobile UI Designer
9 3 (4.17%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
9 3 (4.17%) Mobile UX Designer
9 3 (4.17%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (9.72%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) Spring
3 6 (8.33%) HTML5
3 6 (8.33%) Swing
4 5 (6.94%) .NET
4 5 (6.94%) JMS
4 5 (6.94%) XML
5 4 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (5.56%) J2SE
5 4 (5.56%) Middleware
5 4 (5.56%) REST
5 4 (5.56%) WPF
6 3 (4.17%) J2EE
6 3 (4.17%) Node.js
6 3 (4.17%) SOAP
6 3 (4.17%) Web Services
7 2 (2.78%) CSS
7 2 (2.78%) jQuery
7 2 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (9.72%) User Experience
3 6 (8.33%) Equities
4 5 (6.94%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.56%) Derivative
5 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (4.17%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.78%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.78%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.78%) PMI
8 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Linux
2 19 (26.39%) Unix
3 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.67%) OO
3 11 (15.28%) Multithreading
4 10 (13.89%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (12.50%) SDLC
6 7 (9.72%) Algorithmic Trading
6 7 (9.72%) OOD
6 7 (9.72%) TDD
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
8 5 (6.94%) BDD
8 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps
8 5 (6.94%) Low Latency
8 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.94%) Wireframes
9 4 (5.56%) Analytics
9 4 (5.56%) Change Management
9 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 14 (19.44%) Perl
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (6.94%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) C++
6 4 (5.56%) Scala
7 3 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.78%) C
8 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) Korn
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CCIE
3 1 (1.39%) CISA
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CISM
3 1 (1.39%) CISSP
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) IIBA
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) MiFID
2 5 (6.94%) EMIR
3 3 (4.17%) FATCA
4 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.78%) QA
4 2 (2.78%) SLA
5 1 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.39%) PMO
5 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) GPFS
1 3 (4.17%) LXC
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.39%) Docker
3 1 (1.39%) HDFS
3 1 (1.39%) NFS
3 1 (1.39%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.17%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.39%) Kibana
3 1 (1.39%) logstash
3 1 (1.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Sybase
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco
2 5 (6.94%) Splunk
3 4 (5.56%) Google
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.17%) SevOne
5 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) Avaya
6 1 (1.39%) BT
6 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.39%) CyberTech
6 1 (1.39%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.39%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.39%) Hitwise
6 1 (1.39%) Juniper
6 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Perforce
6 1 (1.39%) Sencha