Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 205 122 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 57.91% 52.14% 40.75%
As % of the General category 86.50% 67.40% 58.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 87 93
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £281 £325
90th Percentile £634 £638 £655
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 - £29.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £35.00 - £29.00

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 237 181 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 66.95% 77.35% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 127 146
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -8.63%
10th Percentile £363 £293 £316
90th Percentile £638 £650 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -58.62% +132.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £9.60 £15.00
90th Percentile £30.17 £14.40 £31.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £12.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +55.83% -58.62% +132.00%

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 20 July 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 20 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 74 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.17%) SQL
2 68 (33.17%) Python
3 65 (31.71%) Analytics
4 58 (28.29%) Git (software)
5 51 (24.88%) Data Science
6 48 (23.41%) Amazon AWS
6 48 (23.41%) JavaScript
7 46 (22.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 45 (21.95%) Algorithms
9 42 (20.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 41 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 41 (20.00%) Big Data
10 41 (20.00%) Apache Spark
11 39 (19.02%) Hadoop
11 39 (19.02%) Scrum
12 37 (18.05%) SQL Server
12 37 (18.05%) Machine Learning
13 34 (16.59%) DevOps
13 34 (16.59%) Linux
14 33 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (14.63%) Scala
16 29 (14.15%) Open Source
16 29 (14.15%) Microsoft
16 29 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (13.66%) Java
18 27 (13.17%) JIRA
18 27 (13.17%) Deep Learning
19 26 (12.68%) Relational Database
19 26 (12.68%) OpenCV

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 41 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.85%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.37%) Ethereum
3 11 (5.37%) Hyperledger
4 9 (4.39%) Apache Solr
4 9 (4.39%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.90%) Confluence
5 8 (3.90%) SAS
6 2 (0.98%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) Chatbot
2 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
4 1 (0.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (8.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.93%) Summit
3 3 (1.46%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.49%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 48 (23.41%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (22.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.80%) PaaS
4 11 (5.37%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (5.37%) Serverless
5 7 (3.41%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.44%) Office 365
7 4 (1.95%) Dialogflow
8 3 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.88%) WAN
2 8 (3.90%) SAN
3 7 (3.41%) Firewall
4 6 (2.93%) VPN
4 6 (2.93%) Wireless
4 6 (2.93%) Wireshark
5 5 (2.44%) Kerberos
5 5 (2.44%) SSL
6 4 (1.95%) Internet
6 4 (1.95%) LAN
7 3 (1.46%) BGP
7 3 (1.46%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.98%) Skype
8 2 (0.98%) Telepresence
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.49%) Intranet
9 1 (0.49%) SWIFTNet
9 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.00%) Big Data
1 41 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 39 (19.02%) Hadoop
3 37 (18.05%) SQL Server
4 26 (12.68%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.76%) RDBMS
6 19 (9.27%) Cosmos DB
6 19 (9.27%) Power BI
7 15 (7.32%) SAP HANA
8 14 (6.83%) Spotfire
9 12 (5.85%) Blockchain
10 11 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (5.37%) HBase
10 11 (5.37%) MongoDB
10 11 (5.37%) SAP BW
11 10 (4.88%) Data Lake
11 10 (4.88%) Data Mining
12 9 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (4.39%) Lumira
13 8 (3.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 58 (28.29%) Git (software)
2 42 (20.49%) Visual Studio Team System
3 27 (13.17%) JIRA
4 20 (9.76%) Visual Studio
5 16 (7.80%) Subversion
6 14 (6.83%) Mercurial
6 14 (6.83%) Sublime Text
7 8 (3.90%) Selenium
8 5 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.44%) FishEye
9 4 (1.95%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.95%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.95%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.46%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.46%) NUnit
10 3 (1.46%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.46%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.98%) Maven
12 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (7.80%) Retail
2 14 (6.83%) Banking
3 9 (4.39%) Games
4 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.46%) Front Office
5 1 (0.49%) International Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (33.17%) Developer
2 21 (10.24%) Data Engineer
3 18 (8.78%) Big Data Engineer
4 15 (7.32%) Analyst
5 14 (6.83%) Applications Developer
5 14 (6.83%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (6.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 13 (6.34%) Support Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Architect
7 12 (5.85%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.37%) Blockchain Developer
8 11 (5.37%) Data Scientist
8 11 (5.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (5.37%) React Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Consultant
10 7 (3.41%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.41%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (2.93%) Big Data Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Computer Scientist
11 6 (2.93%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.68%) OpenCV
2 24 (11.71%) React
3 22 (10.73%) AngularJS
4 19 (9.27%) HTML
4 19 (9.27%) REST
5 18 (8.78%) OAuth
5 18 (8.78%) React Native
5 18 (8.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 17 (8.29%) JSON
7 16 (7.80%) Natural Language Processing
7 16 (7.80%) OAuth2
7 16 (7.80%) OpenID
8 14 (6.83%) CSS
8 14 (6.83%) TensorFlow
9 11 (5.37%) HTML5
10 10 (4.88%) jQuery
10 10 (4.88%) Kafka
10 10 (4.88%) XML
11 8 (3.90%) .NET
11 8 (3.90%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.95%) Algorithms
2 29 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.22%) Mobile App
4 19 (9.27%) User Experience
5 18 (8.78%) HoloLens
6 13 (6.34%) Replication
7 11 (5.37%) Bitcoin
7 11 (5.37%) Computer Science
8 10 (4.88%) Data Centre
9 7 (3.41%) Fintech
10 6 (2.93%) Virtual Team
11 5 (2.44%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.95%) Clustering
12 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.95%) PMI
12 4 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (1.46%) Taxonomies
14 2 (0.98%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.59%) Linux
2 25 (12.20%) Android
2 25 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 20 (9.76%) Windows
4 18 (8.78%) Unix
5 10 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.95%) Nucleus RTOS
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.49%) AIX
10 1 (0.49%) CentOS
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (31.71%) Analytics
3 51 (24.88%) Data Science
4 39 (19.02%) Scrum
5 37 (18.05%) Machine Learning
6 34 (16.59%) DevOps
7 33 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (14.15%) Open Source
9 27 (13.17%) Deep Learning
10 26 (12.68%) Technical Architecture
11 25 (12.20%) Visualisation
12 24 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (11.22%) Data Engineering
14 22 (10.73%) Computer Vision
14 22 (10.73%) Microservices
15 21 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (9.76%) Convolutional Neural Network
16 20 (9.76%) Use Case
17 18 (8.78%) API Integration
17 18 (8.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.17%) Python
1 68 (33.17%) SQL
2 48 (23.41%) JavaScript
3 30 (14.63%) Scala
4 28 (13.66%) Java
5 23 (11.22%) C++
6 20 (9.76%) C
6 20 (9.76%) Perl
7 17 (8.29%) R
8 14 (6.83%) JSX
9 12 (5.85%) C#
9 12 (5.85%) MATLAB
10 11 (5.37%) Ruby
11 6 (2.93%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.95%) ABAP
12 4 (1.95%) Go
12 4 (1.95%) PHP
12 4 (1.95%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (12.20%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (3.90%) Master's Degree
3 7 (3.41%) PhD
4 6 (2.93%) CCNP
4 6 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.93%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.98%) CCIE
6 2 (0.98%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (0.98%) ISEB
6 2 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.98%) PMP
7 1 (0.49%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.49%) CISA
7 1 (0.49%) CISM
7 1 (0.49%) CRISC
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) SLA
2 8 (3.90%) QA
3 3 (1.46%) GDPR
4 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.98%) GCP
5 1 (0.49%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) PMO
5 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.90%) HDFS
2 6 (2.93%) Docker
3 5 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.98%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (7.32%) Ansible
2 10 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.88%) Puppet
3 6 (2.93%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.95%) SCCM
6 3 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.98%) Salt
8 1 (0.49%) Oozie
8 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.76%) SAP
3 15 (7.32%) VMware
4 12 (5.85%) Oracle
5 11 (5.37%) Cisco
6 9 (4.39%) Alteryx
6 9 (4.39%) Databricks
6 9 (4.39%) EMC
6 9 (4.39%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.90%) Google
7 8 (3.90%) Remedy
7 8 (3.90%) SaltStack
8 7 (3.41%) Tableau
9 6 (2.93%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.93%) Dell
9 6 (2.93%) F5
9 6 (2.93%) NetApp
9 6 (2.93%) Splunk
10 5 (2.44%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.95%) ServiceNow