The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for EMIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing EMIR 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.33% 0.74% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 6.67% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EMIR is in the quality assurance and compliance 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 quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 18 15 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 13.95% 11.11% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 15
Median daily rate £500 £563 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +7.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £456 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.24% +13.79%  

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing EMIR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in Canary Wharf

EMIR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMIR in Canary Wharf

EMIR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMIR in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMIR in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) MiFID
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) FATCA
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (50.00%) KYC
2 2 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Perforce
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

EMIR
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Core Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) KYC
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) MiFID
2 2 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (50.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce