Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Data Engineer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +44
Contract jobs requiring a Data Engineer 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.61% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 330 254 277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 97.32% 96.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 189 197
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £515 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +21.18% -10.53%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £313
90th Percentile £625 £650 £604
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £515 £425
% change year-on-year -2.91% +21.18% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £17.60 £88.75 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.17% +349.37% -21.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £29.13 £13.43
90th Percentile £33.03 £153.38 £27.08
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £88.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year -78.93% +349.37% -21.00%

Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Data Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineer in Canary Wharf

Data Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Engineer in Canary Wharf

Data Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Engineer in Canary Wharf

Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, Data Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Data Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL
1 15 (93.75%) Python
1 15 (93.75%) Hadoop
1 15 (93.75%) NoSQL
1 15 (93.75%) Relational Database
2 14 (87.50%) Apache Spark
2 14 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 14 (87.50%) Big Data
2 14 (87.50%) Analytics
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Data Science
3 13 (81.25%) HoloLens
3 13 (81.25%) Deep Learning
3 13 (81.25%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
3 13 (81.25%) Open Source
3 13 (81.25%) Scala
3 13 (81.25%) OpenCV
3 13 (81.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 9 (56.25%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (56.25%) Computer Vision
5 7 (43.75%) Data Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
7 5 (31.25%) Spotfire

Data Engineer Skill Set
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 14 (87.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Hadoop
1 15 (93.75%) NoSQL
1 15 (93.75%) Relational Database
2 14 (87.50%) Big Data
2 14 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) Power BI
3 5 (31.25%) Spotfire
4 2 (12.50%) HBase
4 2 (12.50%) HDInsight
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 1 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) Redis
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
1 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) OpenCV
1 13 (81.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 13 (81.25%) HoloLens
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Analytics
1 14 (87.50%) Data Science
2 13 (81.25%) Convolutional Neural Network
2 13 (81.25%) Deep Learning
2 13 (81.25%) Open Source
3 9 (56.25%) Computer Vision
3 9 (56.25%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Data Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (6.25%) API Development
7 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
7 1 (6.25%) Metadata Management
7 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Python
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Scala
3 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) R
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Alteryx
2 4 (25.00%) Databricks
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (6.25%) Talend