Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 15 August 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 Technology (Fintech)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - -
Contract jobs citing Fintech 12 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.39% 3.59% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.35% 7.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £494 £750 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.17% - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £494 £750 -
% change year-on-year -34.17% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Fintech is in the Generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 189 121 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 53.39% 48.21% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 81 70
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £550 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +16.40% -0.53%
10th Percentile £277 £281 £318
90th Percentile £608 £738 £628
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £550 £478
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.18% -4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £19.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £19.00

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Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fintech in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fintech in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fintech in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fintech 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 Fintech.

1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Visualisation
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (50.00%) R
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (50.00%) Tableau
4 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 6 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (50.00%) Kafka
4 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (50.00%) Play Framework
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 6 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (50.00%) React
4 6 (50.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Games
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) SQL

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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 6 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (41.67%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (8.33%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (8.33%) GitHub
4 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (8.33%) Serverless
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Kerberos
1 5 (41.67%) SSL
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (41.67%) Data Lake
2 5 (41.67%) HBase
2 5 (41.67%) Parquet
2 5 (41.67%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (8.33%) Impala
3 1 (8.33%) MarkLogic
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) FishEye
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Kafka
1 6 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 6 (50.00%) React
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) Lucene
5 1 (8.33%) OAuth
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Visualisation
1 7 (58.33%) ETL
1 7 (58.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Data Science
2 6 (50.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 6 (50.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) ETL Development
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) R
3 6 (50.00%) Scala
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) ES6
5 1 (8.33%) Java 8
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (50.00%) Tableau
2 5 (41.67%) Hortonworks
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) RedGate