Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 40 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Fintech 18 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.92% 3.06% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.32% 5.96% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £525 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +44.83% -
10th Percentile £343 £513 £356
90th Percentile £750 £538 £369
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £525 £363
% change year-on-year +4.76% +44.83% -
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 159 151 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 43.44% 51.36% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 124 92
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £515 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.65% +14.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £301
90th Percentile £650 £650 £636
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £520 £450
% change year-on-year +10.58% +15.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £147.50 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +851.61% +29.17% -66.43%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £147.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +851.61% +29.17% -66.43%

Fintech
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

Fintech
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 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fintech in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (38.89%) Atlassian
6 6 (33.33%) JIRA
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (33.33%) Confluence
6 6 (33.33%) Kafka
6 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 5 (27.78%) Docker
7 5 (27.78%) CMS
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 5 (27.78%) Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) Node.js
8 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Tableau
8 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Banking

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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 (33.33%) Confluence
2 5 (27.78%) CMS
3 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) Apache
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.56%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
2 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) HBase
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) Parquet
2 3 (16.67%) Power BI
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) Blockchain
4 1 (5.56%) BigQuery
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) FishEye
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Mockito
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
4 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Node.js Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Kafka
2 5 (27.78%) Node.js
3 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) Dropwizard
4 3 (16.67%) EJB
4 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) Java EE
4 3 (16.67%) JAX-RS
4 3 (16.67%) JDBC
4 3 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (16.67%) Play Framework
4 3 (16.67%) React
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) DevOps
4 7 (38.89%) Creative Thinking
4 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 3 (16.67%) Machine Learning
8 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) R
3 3 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Atlassian
2 4 (22.22%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) Hortonworks
3 3 (16.67%) Sybase
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Perforce
5 1 (5.56%) RedGate