Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 19 July 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.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 52 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 -24 +2
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.90% 1.42% 6.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 2.76% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 15
Canary Wharf median daily rate £635 £625 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £602 £551 £519
90th Percentile £678 £699 £703
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £635 £625 £625
% change year-on-year +1.60% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 77 181 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 34.84% 51.42% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 111 64
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +21.05%
10th Percentile £371 £300 £209
90th Percentile £650 £600 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £500 £575
% change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Architecture Roadmap

Foreign Exchange (FX)
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Architecture Roadmap
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript