Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Data Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Science over the 6 months to 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the 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 Science
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 12 35
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 -
Contract jobs citing Data Science 10 53 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.48% 15.27% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 16.51% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 30 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £425 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £425 £550 -
% change year-on-year -22.73% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Data Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 209 321 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 93.72% 92.51% 92.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 215 145
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £365 £363 £283
90th Percentile £620 £645 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -42.31%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% -42.31%

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in Canary Wharf

Data Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Science in Canary Wharf

Data Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Science in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Science in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Science also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Data Science.

1 9 (90.00%) Machine Learning
2 8 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) R
3 6 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (50.00%) SPARQL
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
4 5 (50.00%) JSON-LD
4 5 (50.00%) Fintech
4 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 5 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
4 5 (50.00%) Computational Linguistics
4 5 (50.00%) Experimental Design
4 5 (50.00%) Knowledge Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
4 5 (50.00%) Deep Learning
4 5 (50.00%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (50.00%) PhD
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) RDF
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Ontologies
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) Finance

Data Science
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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon Neptune
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) Text Mining
2 2 (20.00%) OrientDB
2 2 (20.00%) Triplestore
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (10.00%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modeller
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) JSON-LD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Machine Learning
2 8 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Computational Linguistics
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (50.00%) Deep Learning
3 5 (50.00%) Experimental Design
3 5 (50.00%) Fintech
3 5 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
3 5 (50.00%) Knowledge Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (50.00%) Ontologies
3 5 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 5 (50.00%) Question Answering
3 5 (50.00%) RDF
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SHACL
2 5 (50.00%) SPARQL
3 3 (30.00%) Gremlin
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe