Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 37 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Science 31 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.25% 3.90% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 4.20% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £425 - £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £425 - £600
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 316 262 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.33% 92.91% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 200 212
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £515 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +15.08% -10.50%
10th Percentile £368 £263 £307
90th Percentile £600 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £515 £450
% change year-on-year +1.94% +14.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +522.92% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +522.92% - -

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 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Science in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 24 (77.42%) Python
3 20 (64.52%) Apache Spark
3 20 (64.52%) Algorithms
4 19 (61.29%) Analytics
5 18 (58.06%) Hadoop
5 18 (58.06%) SQL
5 18 (58.06%) Deep Learning
6 17 (54.84%) Scala
7 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
7 16 (51.61%) Big Data
7 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
7 16 (51.61%) Machine Learning
8 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
9 14 (45.16%) OpenCV
9 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (41.94%) RDBMS
10 13 (41.94%) Open Source
10 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (41.94%) Convolutional Neural Network
11 12 (38.71%) Data Engineering
11 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
12 11 (35.48%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (35.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 11 (35.48%) HoloLens
13 10 (32.26%) React
13 10 (32.26%) Computer Vision
14 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
15 8 (25.81%) JavaScript

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 20 (64.52%) Apache Spark
2 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
3 4 (12.90%) SAS
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (16.13%) Serverless
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
1 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) Hadoop
2 16 (51.61%) Big Data
2 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
3 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
4 13 (41.94%) RDBMS
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) Power BI
7 5 (16.13%) Spotfire
8 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
9 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
9 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
9 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (9.68%) HBase
9 3 (9.68%) Parquet
10 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
11 1 (3.23%) HDInsight
11 1 (3.23%) Redis
11 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
3 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
3 5 (16.13%) webpack
4 2 (6.45%) FishEye
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Data Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Big Data Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Data Scientist
3 5 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (16.13%) React Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analytics Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Big Data Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Data Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Science Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Scientist
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Vision Scientist
6 1 (3.23%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) OpenCV
2 11 (35.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 10 (32.26%) React
4 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) TensorFlow
6 5 (16.13%) Backbone.js
6 5 (16.13%) Compass CSS Framework
6 5 (16.13%) CSS
6 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 5 (16.13%) JSON
6 5 (16.13%) Kafka
6 5 (16.13%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) Sass
6 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.90%) Keras
7 4 (12.90%) scikit-learn
8 3 (9.68%) Caffe
8 3 (9.68%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Algorithms
2 11 (35.48%) HoloLens
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Fintech
5 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Analytics
2 18 (58.06%) Deep Learning
3 16 (51.61%) Machine Learning
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (41.94%) Convolutional Neural Network
5 13 (41.94%) Open Source
6 12 (38.71%) Data Engineering
7 11 (35.48%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (32.26%) Computer Vision
9 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
11 7 (22.58%) Disruptive Innovation
12 6 (19.35%) ETL
12 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
12 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
13 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (16.13%) DevOps
13 5 (16.13%) OO
13 5 (16.13%) People Management
13 5 (16.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Python
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) Scala
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) MATLAB
5 6 (19.35%) R
6 5 (16.13%) TypeScript
7 4 (12.90%) Java
8 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.45%) C#
8 2 (6.45%) Perl
9 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Master's Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PhD
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) HDFS
2 3 (9.68%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Databricks
2 5 (16.13%) Alteryx
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Google
4 3 (9.68%) Tableau
5 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.45%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Talend