Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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.

Financial
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 161 143 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 56.49% 45.40% 59.52%
As % of the General category 73.52% 65.30% 79.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 117 165
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £280
90th Percentile £650 £625 £595
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - £12.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.00% +38.89%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - £12.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -52.00% +38.89%

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 219 219 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 76.84% 69.52% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 163 206
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £288
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +50.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +50.00%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 57 (35.40%) Java
1 57 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (22.36%) SQL
3 36 (22.36%) Linux
4 33 (20.50%) Banking
4 33 (20.50%) Scrum
4 33 (20.50%) Analytics
5 28 (17.39%) Python
6 27 (16.77%) JavaScript
7 25 (15.53%) Project Management
7 25 (15.53%) Adobe
7 25 (15.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 25 (15.53%) DevOps
8 24 (14.91%) C#
8 24 (14.91%) Business Analysis
9 23 (14.29%) Unix
10 22 (13.66%) SharePoint
10 22 (13.66%) Perl
10 22 (13.66%) Investment Banking
10 22 (13.66%) Degree
11 21 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 21 (13.04%) Spring
12 20 (12.42%) HTML
12 20 (12.42%) Retail
12 20 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (12.42%) Open Source
13 19 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (11.18%) Apache Spark

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 25 (15.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 22 (13.66%) SharePoint
3 18 (11.18%) Apache Spark
4 12 (7.45%) Apache
4 12 (7.45%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.83%) Apache Pig
5 11 (6.83%) Apache Solr
6 10 (6.21%) CMS
6 10 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.73%) JBoss
8 6 (3.73%) OpenStack
8 6 (3.73%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.73%) WebSphere
9 5 (3.11%) Skype for Business
10 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.62%) Jupyter
Applications
1 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (5.59%) Chatbot
3 9 (5.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (6.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.86%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.62%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.56%) Office 365
4 9 (5.59%) Dialogflow
5 8 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.73%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.86%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (1.86%) SaaS
8 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.62%) GitHub
8 1 (0.62%) Heroku
8 1 (0.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) Internet
2 7 (4.35%) Intranet
3 5 (3.11%) Skype
4 4 (2.48%) HTTP
4 4 (2.48%) Telepresence
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.86%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.86%) NX-OS
6 2 (1.24%) BGP
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.24%) DHCP
6 2 (1.24%) MPLS
6 2 (1.24%) OSPF
6 2 (1.24%) RIP
6 2 (1.24%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.24%) VPN
7 1 (0.62%) LDAP
7 1 (0.62%) SMS
7 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.94%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.21%) Big Data
3 10 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (5.59%) Apache Hive
4 9 (5.59%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.59%) Impala
4 9 (5.59%) MarkLogic
4 9 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.59%) Riak
5 8 (4.97%) Blockchain
5 8 (4.97%) Data Mining
6 7 (4.35%) DB2
6 7 (4.35%) MySQL
6 7 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (6.21%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.21%) JUnit
1 10 (6.21%) NUnit
2 6 (3.73%) MSTest
3 4 (2.48%) JIRA
3 4 (2.48%) Mockito
4 3 (1.86%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.86%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.24%) Maven
5 2 (1.24%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.24%) Selenium
5 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.62%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.62%) Spock
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.62%) webpack
General
1 33 (20.50%) Banking
2 22 (13.66%) Investment Banking
3 20 (12.42%) Retail
4 17 (10.56%) Marketing
5 9 (5.59%) Games
6 8 (4.97%) Legal
7 6 (3.73%) Retail Banking
8 5 (3.11%) Front Office
9 2 (1.24%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.24%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (1.24%) Thai Language
10 1 (0.62%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 46 (28.57%) Developer
2 43 (26.71%) Analyst
3 30 (18.63%) Business Analyst
4 21 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 20 (12.42%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.07%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.21%) Architect
7 10 (6.21%) Digital Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Big Data Developer
8 9 (5.59%) Business Manager
8 9 (5.59%) Business Project Manager
9 8 (4.97%) DevOps Architect
9 8 (4.97%) Digital Business Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Project Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.73%) Coordinator
10 6 (3.73%) IAM Project Manager
10 6 (3.73%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
10 6 (3.73%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.04%) Spring
2 20 (12.42%) HTML
3 17 (10.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 16 (9.94%) JMS
5 12 (7.45%) XML
6 11 (6.83%) REST
7 10 (6.21%) jQuery
7 10 (6.21%) Lucene
7 10 (6.21%) TensorFlow
8 9 (5.59%) Django
8 9 (5.59%) Hibernate
8 9 (5.59%) Kafka
8 9 (5.59%) MXNet
8 9 (5.59%) Theano
9 8 (4.97%) OSGi
9 8 (4.97%) Play Framework
10 7 (4.35%) HTML5
11 6 (3.73%) .NET
11 6 (3.73%) CSS
11 6 (3.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.56%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.07%) Social Media
4 11 (6.83%) User Experience
5 9 (5.59%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.97%) Equities
6 8 (4.97%) Fintech
6 8 (4.97%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (4.97%) Replication
6 8 (4.97%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.11%) STB
8 4 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.86%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.86%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.86%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.24%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.36%) Linux
2 23 (14.29%) Unix
3 12 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.21%) Windows
5 8 (4.97%) CentOS
6 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.48%) Android
7 4 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.48%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.50%) Analytics
2 33 (20.50%) Scrum
3 25 (15.53%) DevOps
3 25 (15.53%) Project Management
4 24 (14.91%) Business Analysis
5 21 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 20 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (12.42%) Open Source
7 17 (10.56%) Machine Learning
8 16 (9.94%) Migration
8 16 (9.94%) User Stories
9 15 (9.32%) Data Analysis
9 15 (9.32%) OO
10 14 (8.70%) Change Management
10 14 (8.70%) Content Management
11 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.07%) TDD
12 12 (7.45%) Coaching
12 12 (7.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.40%) Java
2 36 (22.36%) SQL
3 28 (17.39%) Python
4 27 (16.77%) JavaScript
5 24 (14.91%) C#
6 22 (13.66%) Perl
7 12 (7.45%) R
8 10 (6.21%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.97%) Scala
10 6 (3.73%) C++
11 5 (3.11%) C
12 3 (1.86%) VBA
13 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.62%) ES6
14 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.62%) VB
14 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (13.66%) Degree
2 14 (8.70%) PMP
3 8 (4.97%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.86%) IIBA
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) APMP
7 1 (0.62%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCIE
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.62%) MBA
7 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) PMO
3 4 (2.48%) MiFID
4 3 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.86%) EMIR
4 3 (1.86%) FATCA
5 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) GPFS
1 3 (1.86%) LXC
2 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (5.59%) Puppet
3 6 (3.73%) Ansible
4 3 (1.86%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.62%) FTK
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (15.53%) Adobe
2 18 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.21%) Cisco
3 10 (6.21%) SAP
3 10 (6.21%) Sybase
4 9 (5.59%) Google
4 9 (5.59%) Oracle
5 8 (4.97%) hybris
6 7 (4.35%) Tableau
7 5 (3.11%) Splunk
8 4 (2.48%) Polycom
9 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.86%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.86%) SevOne
10 2 (1.24%) Arista
10 2 (1.24%) Dell
10 2 (1.24%) New Relic
10 2 (1.24%) Solace
11 1 (0.62%) Databricks
11 1 (0.62%) Nuix