Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 35 35
Rank change year-on-year -20 0 -
Contract jobs citing Data Science 14 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.64% 3.97% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 4.26% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Canary Wharf median daily rate £425 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £413 £559 £563
90th Percentile £494 £698 £598
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £425 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -29.17% +4.35% -
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 367 282 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 95.32% 93.38% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 233 202
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £280 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -69.23% -
10th Percentile £18.28 £15.00 £44.13
90th Percentile £134.47 £15.00 £52.38
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year +162.50% -69.23% -

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 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Science in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Machine Learning
3 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) React
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) Games
5 7 (50.00%) Disruptive Innovation
6 6 (42.86%) JSON
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 6 (42.86%) Deep Learning
7 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
7 5 (35.71%) webpack
7 5 (35.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (35.71%) People Management
7 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
7 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
7 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
7 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
7 5 (35.71%) REST
7 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
7 5 (35.71%) Big Data
7 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
7 5 (35.71%) Sass

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 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (35.71%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (35.71%) Serverless
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Power BI
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) Parquet
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Spotfire
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) OrientDB
5 1 (7.14%) Text Mining
5 1 (7.14%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
1 5 (35.71%) webpack
2 2 (14.29%) FishEye
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (35.71%) React Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Ontologist
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) React
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
4 5 (35.71%) Compass CSS Framework
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Sass
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (14.29%) Kafka
6 2 (14.29%) OpenCV
6 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 3 (21.43%) Fintech
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Machine Learning
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) Disruptive Innovation
4 6 (42.86%) Deep Learning
4 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 5 (35.71%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) People Management
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 4 (28.57%) R
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
7 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 2 (14.29%) Perl
8 1 (7.14%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Alteryx
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 2 (14.29%) Databricks
1 2 (14.29%) Hortonworks
1 2 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle