Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 108 158 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 27.34% 52.84% 51.57%
As % of the General category 65.85% 75.60% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 144 118
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £249 £287 £313
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £47.50
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 164 209 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 41.52% 69.90% 69.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 185 156
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £304 £265 £313
90th Percentile £705 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.42% +90.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -68.42% +90.00%

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 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019, 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 31 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.93%) Banking
3 24 (22.22%) Java
4 21 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 18 (16.67%) OO
7 17 (15.74%) React
8 16 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (13.89%) NoSQL
9 15 (13.89%) HTML
10 14 (12.96%) MySQL
10 14 (12.96%) SQL
10 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (12.04%) Scrum
12 12 (11.11%) Games
12 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 12 (11.11%) Front End Development
12 12 (11.11%) REST
12 12 (11.11%) Machine Learning
12 12 (11.11%) DevOps
13 11 (10.19%) Disruptive Innovation
13 11 (10.19%) Data Science
13 11 (10.19%) Degree
13 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.19%) Linux
13 11 (10.19%) Tomcat
14 10 (9.26%) Python
14 10 (9.26%) Internet
14 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (9.26%) Business Intelligence

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 11 (10.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.41%) Apache
3 6 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 6 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.70%) Ethereum
5 4 (3.70%) Hyperledger
6 3 (2.78%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.78%) Confluence
6 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.78%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.48%) Office 365
4 5 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (4.63%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (4.63%) Serverless
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.85%) GitHub
5 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.93%) PaaS
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) Internet
2 3 (2.78%) LAN
2 3 (2.78%) VPN
2 3 (2.78%) WAN
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) SSH
4 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 14 (12.96%) MySQL
3 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.48%) Blockchain
4 7 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.63%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.70%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.70%) Big Data
8 3 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.78%) Parquet
8 3 (2.78%) Power BI
8 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.85%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.85%) HBase
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.56%) MSTest
2 6 (5.56%) NUnit
3 5 (4.63%) Jasmine
3 5 (4.63%) webpack
4 4 (3.70%) Appium
4 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.78%) JIRA
6 2 (1.85%) FishEye
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.93%) Hudson
7 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.93%) Selenium
7 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (25.93%) Banking
2 12 (11.11%) Games
3 6 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.56%) Legal
4 5 (4.63%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) French Language
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Developer
2 15 (13.89%) Architect
3 11 (10.19%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.19%) Senior Developer
4 10 (9.26%) Analyst
4 10 (9.26%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) React Developer
6 7 (6.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.56%) AWS Developer
8 5 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Blockchain Developer
9 4 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Data Business Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) React
2 15 (13.89%) HTML
3 12 (11.11%) REST
4 10 (9.26%) Node.js
5 9 (8.33%) CSS
6 8 (7.41%) HTML5
6 8 (7.41%) LAMP
7 6 (5.56%) jQuery
7 6 (5.56%) OAuth
7 6 (5.56%) OAuth2
7 6 (5.56%) Sass
8 5 (4.63%) .NET
8 5 (4.63%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.63%) Backbone.js
8 5 (4.63%) Compass CSS Framework
8 5 (4.63%) JSON
8 5 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (3.70%) Smart Contracts
9 4 (3.70%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) Fintech
3 7 (6.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.78%) User Experience
5 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
7 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) Android
3 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.70%) Unix
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) AIX
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.67%) OO
3 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (12.04%) Scrum
5 12 (11.11%) DevOps
5 12 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 12 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.19%) Data Science
6 11 (10.19%) Disruptive Innovation
7 10 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.33%) CRM
9 8 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.41%) Migration
9 8 (7.41%) TDD
9 8 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
10 7 (6.48%) SDLC
10 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) Java
2 20 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.96%) SQL
4 10 (9.26%) Python
5 7 (6.48%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.48%) C#
6 6 (5.56%) ES6
6 6 (5.56%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.70%) PHP
7 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.70%) R
7 4 (3.70%) Ruby
7 4 (3.70%) Scala
7 4 (3.70%) Solidity
8 2 (1.85%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.85%) Perl
8 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.93%) ACCA
4 1 (0.93%) CBAP
4 1 (0.93%) CCIE
4 1 (0.93%) CFA
4 1 (0.93%) CIMA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.93%) PhD
4 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) PMO
1 2 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) HDFS
2 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Ansible
2 6 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.56%) Puppet
3 5 (4.63%) Terraform
4 4 (3.70%) Kibana
4 4 (3.70%) Packer
5 3 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.85%) SCCM
7 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle
3 4 (3.70%) Aderant
3 4 (3.70%) New Relic
3 4 (3.70%) Tableau
4 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.78%) Google
5 2 (1.85%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.85%) Cisco
5 2 (1.85%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.85%) HP
5 2 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.93%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.93%) IFS
6 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.93%) RedGate
6 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.93%) Solace