Period
to 18 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 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.

Financial
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 132 154 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 41.77% 56.41% 46.20%
As % of the General category 84.08% 73.33% 65.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 131 122
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £183 £263 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £39.38 - £12.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £39.38 - £12.00

Finance is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 157 210 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 49.68% 76.92% 70.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 175 168
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £515 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +14.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £237 £263 £313
90th Percentile £739 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £515 £450
% change year-on-year -7.77% +14.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% +25.00% -55.56%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +162.50% +25.00% -55.56%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Canary Wharf

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Canary Wharf

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Canary Wharf

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 40 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.76%) SQL
3 31 (23.48%) Data Science
4 27 (20.45%) Python
5 26 (19.70%) Analytics
6 25 (18.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 22 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 21 (15.91%) Git (software)
9 20 (15.15%) Machine Learning
9 20 (15.15%) Algorithms
9 20 (15.15%) Apache Spark
10 19 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (14.39%) Java
10 19 (14.39%) Banking
11 18 (13.64%) HTML
11 18 (13.64%) Scala
11 18 (13.64%) Hadoop
11 18 (13.64%) Big Data
11 18 (13.64%) Deep Learning
12 17 (12.88%) Scrum
13 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
13 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (12.12%) React
13 16 (12.12%) Relational Database
13 16 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (10.61%) OpenCV
14 14 (10.61%) OO
15 13 (9.85%) Linux

Finance
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 20 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.79%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.03%) SAS
6 3 (2.27%) Confluence
6 3 (2.27%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.52%) Ethereum
7 2 (1.52%) Hyperledger
7 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.76%) SPSS
5 1 (0.76%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.82%) Office 365
4 6 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (4.55%) Serverless
5 5 (3.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.27%) PaaS
7 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.76%) GitHub
8 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.76%) SaaS
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) Internet
2 6 (4.55%) LAN
2 6 (4.55%) WAN
3 3 (2.27%) VPN
4 2 (1.52%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
5 1 (0.76%) SSH
5 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 18 (13.64%) Big Data
2 18 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 16 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.85%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.82%) Power BI
6 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.30%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.55%) Spotfire
8 5 (3.79%) Blockchain
8 5 (3.79%) MySQL
9 4 (3.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.03%) SAP HANA
10 3 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.27%) Data Lake
10 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.27%) HBase
10 3 (2.27%) Parquet
10 3 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (7.58%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.79%) Jasmine
4 5 (3.79%) JIRA
4 5 (3.79%) Selenium
4 5 (3.79%) webpack
5 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.27%) Appium
6 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.52%) FishEye
7 2 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.76%) Gradle
8 1 (0.76%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) JUnit
8 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 19 (14.39%) Banking
2 9 (6.82%) Games
3 4 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.03%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Front Office
4 3 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) International Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Social Science
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (31.06%) Developer
2 18 (13.64%) Architect
3 11 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 10 (7.58%) Big Data Engineer
5 9 (6.82%) Analyst
5 9 (6.82%) React Developer
6 7 (5.30%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.30%) Consultant
6 7 (5.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (5.30%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.55%) Exchange Architect
7 6 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.55%) Messaging Architect
7 6 (4.55%) Office 365 Architect
8 5 (3.79%) Automation Tester
8 5 (3.79%) Data Scientist
8 5 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Tester
9 4 (3.03%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.64%) HTML
2 16 (12.12%) React
3 14 (10.61%) OpenCV
4 12 (9.09%) CSS
4 12 (9.09%) REST
5 11 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 10 (7.58%) HTML5
7 9 (6.82%) Node.js
8 8 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 8 (6.06%) jQuery
9 7 (5.30%) OAuth
10 6 (4.55%) OAuth2
10 6 (4.55%) Sass
10 6 (4.55%) TensorFlow
11 5 (3.79%) Backbone.js
11 5 (3.79%) Compass CSS Framework
11 5 (3.79%) JSON
11 5 (3.79%) Kafka
11 5 (3.79%) RESTful
11 5 (3.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Algorithms
2 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.33%) HoloLens
4 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.55%) Fintech
7 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.79%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.79%) User Experience
7 5 (3.79%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.52%) Bitcoin
8 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.52%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.85%) Linux
2 11 (8.33%) Windows
3 9 (6.82%) Android
3 9 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.79%) Unix
5 5 (3.79%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.76%) AIX
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.48%) Data Science
3 26 (19.70%) Analytics
4 20 (15.15%) Machine Learning
5 18 (13.64%) Deep Learning
6 17 (12.88%) Scrum
7 16 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (10.61%) OO
9 13 (9.85%) Convolutional Neural Network
9 13 (9.85%) Open Source
9 13 (9.85%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (9.09%) Data Engineering
10 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 11 (8.33%) DevOps
11 11 (8.33%) Microservices
11 11 (8.33%) TDD
11 11 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.58%) Computer Vision
12 10 (7.58%) Visualisation
13 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.76%) SQL
2 27 (20.45%) Python
3 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.39%) Java
5 18 (13.64%) Scala
6 9 (6.82%) C#
6 9 (6.82%) MATLAB
7 7 (5.30%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.30%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.30%) R
8 6 (4.55%) ES6
8 6 (4.55%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.79%) C
9 5 (3.79%) Perl
10 4 (3.03%) C++
10 4 (3.03%) PHP
11 3 (2.27%) Ruby
11 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.52%) Java 8
13 1 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.27%) Master's Degree
2 3 (2.27%) PhD
3 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.76%) CBAP
4 1 (0.76%) CCIE
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) Docker
2 4 (3.03%) HDFS
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (3.79%) SCCM
3 4 (3.03%) Kibana
3 4 (3.03%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.03%) Packer
3 4 (3.03%) Terraform
4 2 (1.52%) Ansible
4 2 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.55%) Databricks
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle
3 5 (3.79%) Alteryx
3 5 (3.79%) HP
4 4 (3.03%) New Relic
4 4 (3.03%) SAP
5 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.27%) Google
5 3 (2.27%) Tableau
6 2 (1.52%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.76%) Informatica
7 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.76%) Misys
7 1 (0.76%) RedGate
7 1 (0.76%) Snow
7 1 (0.76%) Solace
7 1 (0.76%) Talend