Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 16 January 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.

Investment Banking
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -44 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 12 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.10% 12.83% 10.37%
As % of the General category 7.27% 18.31% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 28
Canary Wharf median daily rate £700 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £525 £500 £439
90th Percentile £763 £673 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £700 £625 £600
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +12.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - -

Investment Banking is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 165 213 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 42.64% 70.07% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 187 161
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £313
90th Percentile £711 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £27.19 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -68.42% +90.00%
10th Percentile £16.64 £15.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £44.13 £15.00 £51.25
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £27.19 £15.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +81.25% -68.42% +90.00%

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Investment Banking in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Investment Banking in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Investment Banking in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Fintech
3 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
3 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (41.67%) Dropwizard
4 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (41.67%) Algorithms
4 5 (41.67%) Kafka
4 5 (41.67%) JAX-RS
4 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) Maven
4 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 5 (41.67%) Confluence
4 5 (41.67%) Mockito
4 5 (41.67%) Sybase
4 5 (41.67%) JUnit

Investment Banking
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 5 (41.67%) Confluence
1 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
1 5 (41.67%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Core Java Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Break Fix Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Dropwizard
1 5 (41.67%) EJB
1 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
1 5 (41.67%) Java EE
1 5 (41.67%) JAX-RS
1 5 (41.67%) JDBC
1 5 (41.67%) Kafka
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Fintech
2 5 (41.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
1 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
1 5 (41.67%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) SAP