The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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.

Fixed Income
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 25 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.50% 0.81% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.62% 2.13% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £750 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £164 £380 £438
% change year-on-year -56.97% -13.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fixed Income is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52 47 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 46.85% 38.21% 42.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 56
Median daily rate £575 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £355 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £630 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fixed Income in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fixed Income in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fixed Income in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Fixed Income.

1 6 (66.67%) Derivative
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Front Office
5 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
5 2 (22.22%) Equities
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Akka
5 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (22.22%) KDB
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (11.11%) German Language
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

Fixed Income
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 1 (11.11%) DataSynapse
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) KDB
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Hazelcast
2 1 (11.11%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Scala Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) KDB Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Unix Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) FX Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Akka
1 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 2 (22.22%) Equities
3 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase