Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 181 148 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 53.08% 56.49% 43.79%
As % of the General category 86.60% 71.84% 62.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 123 105
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £313
90th Percentile £648 £631 £610
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 - £12.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 209 206 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 61.29% 78.63% 69.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 166 152
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £515 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +17.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £271 £313
90th Percentile £643 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £469 £525 £438
% change year-on-year -10.71% +20.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.83% - -52.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £26.85 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +123.75% - -52.00%

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 21 September 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

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 60 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.83%) SQL
3 47 (25.97%) Analytics
4 45 (24.86%) Git (software)
4 45 (24.86%) Python
5 44 (24.31%) JavaScript
6 40 (22.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 36 (19.89%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (19.34%) Data Science
9 33 (18.23%) Scrum
10 32 (17.68%) Visual Studio Team System
10 32 (17.68%) Big Data
11 30 (16.57%) Apache Spark
11 30 (16.57%) NoSQL
12 29 (16.02%) Microsoft
13 28 (15.47%) Hadoop
13 28 (15.47%) Algorithms
13 28 (15.47%) React
13 28 (15.47%) Machine Learning
14 27 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (14.92%) DevOps
14 27 (14.92%) Linux
15 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
15 26 (14.36%) JIRA
16 24 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (12.71%) Mobile App
18 22 (12.15%) AngularJS
18 22 (12.15%) Microservices
18 22 (12.15%) Scala
19 21 (11.60%) Visualisation

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 30 (16.57%) Apache Spark
2 12 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.52%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.87%) Confluence
4 7 (3.87%) Ethereum
4 7 (3.87%) Hyperledger
5 6 (3.31%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.31%) SAS
6 2 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.55%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.21%) Chatbot
2 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) SPSS
5 1 (0.55%) Stata
Business Applications
1 17 (9.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.66%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.55%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.55%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 40 (22.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (19.89%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.39%) PaaS
4 11 (6.08%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (6.08%) Serverless
5 10 (5.52%) Office 365
6 7 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.21%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.55%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.55%) Dialogflow
10 1 (0.55%) GitHub
10 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.63%) WAN
2 8 (4.42%) SAN
3 7 (3.87%) Firewall
3 7 (3.87%) LAN
4 6 (3.31%) Internet
4 6 (3.31%) VPN
5 5 (2.76%) Wireless
5 5 (2.76%) Wireshark
6 4 (2.21%) Kerberos
6 4 (2.21%) SSL
7 3 (1.66%) BGP
7 3 (1.66%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.10%) Skype
8 2 (1.10%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.10%) WLAN
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.55%) Intranet
9 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.68%) Big Data
2 30 (16.57%) NoSQL
3 28 (15.47%) Hadoop
4 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
5 19 (10.50%) Cosmos DB
5 19 (10.50%) Power BI
5 19 (10.50%) Relational Database
6 15 (8.29%) RDBMS
7 14 (7.73%) SAP HANA
8 13 (7.18%) Spotfire
9 10 (5.52%) MongoDB
9 10 (5.52%) SAP BW
10 9 (4.97%) Data Lake
10 9 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.97%) HBase
10 9 (4.97%) Lumira
11 8 (4.42%) Blockchain
11 8 (4.42%) Data Mining
12 7 (3.87%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (24.86%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.68%) Visual Studio Team System
3 26 (14.36%) JIRA
4 17 (9.39%) Visual Studio
5 14 (7.73%) Mercurial
5 14 (7.73%) Sublime Text
5 14 (7.73%) Subversion
6 5 (2.76%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.76%) Selenium
7 4 (2.21%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.21%) FishEye
7 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.21%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.10%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.10%) Maven
8 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.10%) webpack
9 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.55%) Gradle
9 1 (0.55%) JIRA Agile
General
1 14 (7.73%) Banking
2 8 (4.42%) Games
2 8 (4.42%) Retail
3 4 (2.21%) Front Office
4 3 (1.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.55%) International Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (34.25%) Developer
2 16 (8.84%) JavaScript Developer
2 16 (8.84%) React Developer
3 15 (8.29%) Architect
4 14 (7.73%) Analyst
4 14 (7.73%) Applications Developer
4 14 (7.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (7.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 14 (7.73%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.18%) Data Engineer
6 12 (6.63%) Big Data Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) Consultant
7 10 (5.52%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Data Scientist
9 7 (3.87%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.87%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (3.87%) Blockchain Developer
10 6 (3.31%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.31%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.31%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.47%) React
2 22 (12.15%) AngularJS
3 21 (11.60%) REST
4 19 (10.50%) OAuth
5 18 (9.94%) HTML
5 18 (9.94%) OAuth2
6 17 (9.39%) JSON
6 17 (9.39%) OpenCV
7 16 (8.84%) CSS
7 16 (8.84%) React Native
8 15 (8.29%) OpenID
9 13 (7.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 11 (6.08%) HTML5
11 9 (4.97%) jQuery
12 8 (4.42%) Natural Language Processing
12 8 (4.42%) TensorFlow
12 8 (4.42%) XML
13 7 (3.87%) .NET
13 7 (3.87%) Kafka
13 7 (3.87%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.47%) Algorithms
2 27 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.71%) Mobile App
4 20 (11.05%) User Experience
5 13 (7.18%) HoloLens
6 12 (6.63%) Replication
7 11 (6.08%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.87%) Bitcoin
8 7 (3.87%) Fintech
8 7 (3.87%) Smartphone
8 7 (3.87%) Virtual Team
9 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.66%) Clustering
12 3 (1.66%) Taxonomies
13 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
13 2 (1.10%) PMI
13 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.92%) Linux
2 20 (11.05%) Android
2 20 (11.05%) Apple iOS
3 19 (10.50%) Windows
4 16 (8.84%) Unix
5 10 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.97%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.66%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.97%) Analytics
3 35 (19.34%) Data Science
4 33 (18.23%) Scrum
5 28 (15.47%) Machine Learning
6 27 (14.92%) DevOps
7 24 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (12.15%) Microservices
9 21 (11.60%) Deep Learning
9 21 (11.60%) Visualisation
10 20 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (11.05%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (9.94%) API Integration
11 18 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (9.39%) Configuration Management
12 17 (9.39%) Open Source
13 15 (8.29%) Convolutional Neural Network
13 15 (8.29%) OO
13 15 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (7.73%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.83%) SQL
2 45 (24.86%) Python
3 44 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.15%) Scala
5 21 (11.60%) Java
6 14 (7.73%) JSX
6 14 (7.73%) Perl
7 12 (6.63%) C
7 12 (6.63%) R
8 11 (6.08%) MATLAB
9 10 (5.52%) C#
9 10 (5.52%) C++
10 8 (4.42%) Ruby
11 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.21%) ABAP
13 4 (2.21%) ES6
13 4 (2.21%) PHP
14 3 (1.66%) Go
14 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (8.84%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) CCNP
2 5 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.76%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.21%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.21%) PhD
4 3 (1.66%) PMP
5 2 (1.10%) CCIE
5 2 (1.10%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.55%) CBAP
6 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) SLA
2 5 (2.76%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) GCP
3 1 (0.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.31%) HDFS
3 4 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.66%) Docker
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (7.73%) Ansible
2 10 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.52%) Puppet
3 6 (3.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (3.31%) SCCM
4 4 (2.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (1.66%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.94%) SAP
3 14 (7.73%) VMware
4 10 (5.52%) Cisco
4 10 (5.52%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.42%) EMC
5 8 (4.42%) Oracle
5 8 (4.42%) Remedy
5 8 (4.42%) SaltStack
6 7 (3.87%) Databricks
7 6 (3.31%) Alteryx
8 5 (2.76%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.76%) Dell
8 5 (2.76%) F5
8 5 (2.76%) HP
8 5 (2.76%) NetApp
8 5 (2.76%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.76%) Splunk
8 5 (2.76%) Tableau
9 4 (2.21%) Google