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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fixed Income
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 23 23 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.03% 1.57% 1.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.78% 4.35% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £375 £150
% change year-on-year +80.00% +150.00%  
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 59 46 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 44.70% 36.22% 56.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 37
Median daily rate £575 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £354 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

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 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fixed Income in Canary Wharf

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Derivative
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (40.00%) Equities
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
3 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) Grid Computing
4 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (30.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Akka
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Kafka
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Sybase
6 1 (10.00%) DB2
6 1 (10.00%) Unix

Fixed Income
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) KDB
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) MiFID Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Akka
1 2 (20.00%) Kafka
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Derivative
2 4 (40.00%) Equities
2 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (30.00%) Grid Computing
3 3 (30.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (10.00%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Informatica
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sybase