Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 48 196 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 24.24% 57.14% 54.80%
As % of the General category 64.86% 87.11% 70.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 112 108
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £490 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% +0.51% +8.33%
10th Percentile £450 £363 £281
90th Percentile £632 £636 £638
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 £18.70 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.13% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -60.00% - -

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 74 225 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 37.37% 65.60% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 135 150
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £480 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -6.80% +14.44%
10th Percentile £353 £363 £281
90th Percentile £616 £633 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £524 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +10.26% -9.52% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 £17.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +46.67% -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 £18.70 £12.00
% change year-on-year -25.13% +55.83% -

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 18 (37.50%) Banking
2 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (22.92%) DevOps
4 9 (18.75%) Big Data
4 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 8 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 8 (16.67%) Linux
5 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) Use Case
6 7 (14.58%) Machine Learning
6 7 (14.58%) Apache Spark
7 6 (12.50%) Data Development
7 6 (12.50%) Data Management
7 6 (12.50%) Unix
8 5 (10.42%) Windows
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL
8 5 (10.42%) Data Governance
8 5 (10.42%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Data Science
8 5 (10.42%) Microservices
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (10.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.33%) Cyber Resilience
9 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.33%) Google
10 3 (6.25%) Validation
10 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management

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 7 (14.58%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.17%) Mule
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Big Data
1 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) ERwin
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 18 (37.50%) Banking
2 8 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Front Office
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Social Science
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Architect
2 7 (14.58%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Commercial Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Junior
6 2 (4.17%) Junior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.08%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (2.08%) Velocity
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.17%) PMI
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) DevOps
2 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Machine Learning
3 7 (14.58%) Use Case
4 6 (12.50%) Data Development
4 6 (12.50%) Data Management
5 5 (10.42%) Analytics
5 5 (10.42%) Data Governance
5 5 (10.42%) Data Science
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Microservices
6 4 (8.33%) Cyber Resilience
6 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
7 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) Java
1 3 (6.25%) Python
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) Groovy
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) R
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
3 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
1 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CCNP
2 1 (2.08%) CEH
2 1 (2.08%) CISA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CISM
2 1 (2.08%) CISSP
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.08%) GIAC
2 1 (2.08%) OSCP
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) NIST
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) COBIT
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Google
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) AlgoSec
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Computacenter
3 1 (2.08%) DataFlux
3 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) Teradata
3 1 (2.08%) Tufin