Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Electronic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Trading over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Electronic Trading (eTrading)
London > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 -10
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.70% - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £650 - £488
10th Percentile £613 - £456
90th Percentile £775 - £529
London median daily rate £625 £625 £600
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £90.00

Electronic Trading is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 211 224 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.17% 84.53% 89.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 173 181
Canary Wharf median daily rate £544 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £283 £314 £300
90th Percentile £650 £655 £575
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.31% - -
London median hourly rate £24.41 £21.34 £19.86
% change year-on-year +14.39% +7.47% +4.51%

Electronic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Electronic Trading as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf

Electronic Trading
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronic Trading in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading 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 Electronic Trading.

1 8 (72.73%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) KDB
2 7 (63.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) C++
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) Front Office
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
6 3 (27.27%) High-Frequency Trading
6 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
7 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
7 2 (18.18%) Spring
7 2 (18.18%) Kdb+
7 2 (18.18%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (18.18%) Time Series Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Market Making
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Swing
8 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling

Electronic Trading
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 (9.09%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) KDB
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Kdb+
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Front Office
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) KDB Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Unix Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Swing
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) High-Frequency Trading
2 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
3 2 (18.18%) Market Making
3 2 (18.18%) Time Series Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
1 1 (9.09%) FXall
1 1 (9.09%) Reuters
1 1 (9.09%) Sybase