Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Equities
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 29 41
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -10
Contract jobs citing Equities 11 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.86% 3.81% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.10% 8.39% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £332 £500 £413
90th Percentile £640 £695 £623
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £613 £600 £575
% change year-on-year +2.08% +4.35% +12.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Equities is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 155 143 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 54.39% 45.40% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 89 112
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £281 £293 £278
90th Percentile £680 £640 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -66.43% +98.61%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.00 £31.63
90th Percentile £17.25 £12.00 £39.88
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +29.17% -66.43% +98.61%

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Canary Wharf

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equities in Canary Wharf

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Equities in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Equities in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Sybase
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) DB2
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) J2SE
4 5 (45.45%) JMS
4 5 (45.45%) OOD
4 5 (45.45%) JUnit
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (36.36%) Derivative
6 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
6 3 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (18.18%) Front Office
7 2 (18.18%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 1 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line

Equities
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 6 (54.55%) DB2
1 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) FX Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) GUI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) GUI Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) J2SE
1 5 (45.45%) JMS
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
3 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (36.36%) Derivative
3 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
3 3 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (9.09%) Sencha