The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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.

Academic Degree
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.65% - 8.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.00% - 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Median daily rate £185 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.44%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf.

Academic & Professional Certification
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10 6 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 8.85% 4.84% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 18
Median daily rate £474 £506 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.41% +9.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £387 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £675 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Canary Wharf

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Canary Wharf

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) CSS3
6 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) Android
6 5 (31.25%) Banking
6 5 (31.25%) Android Development
6 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Node.js
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) PhoneGap
8 3 (18.75%) Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (18.75%) Kanban
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP

Degree
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 2 (12.50%) JBoss
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eloqua
1 2 (12.50%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Grunt
1 2 (12.50%) gulp
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) jspm
1 2 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Platform Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) PhoneGap
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (18.75%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) React
7 2 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
1 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Android Development
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
5 3 (18.75%) Kanban
5 3 (18.75%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) API Development
6 2 (12.50%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Campaign Management
6 2 (12.50%) KYC
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematical Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) EMIR
1 2 (12.50%) FATCA
1 2 (12.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Apteco
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
2 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.25%) FXall
2 1 (6.25%) Reuters