Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

Investment Banking
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 41 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 14.96% 8.36% 8.90%
As % of the General category 19.43% 11.93% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 20
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -8.70%
10th Percentile £500 £416 £459
90th Percentile £713 £650 £775
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £600 £549
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.34% -0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 211 218 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 77.01% 70.10% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 164 207
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £288
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +50.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +50.00%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 41 (100.00%) Banking
2 22 (53.66%) Finance
3 18 (43.90%) Linux
4 16 (39.02%) Unix
5 14 (34.15%) Perl
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
6 12 (29.27%) Java
7 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (24.39%) Sybase
8 10 (24.39%) Front Office
9 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.95%) OO
10 7 (17.07%) DB2
10 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
11 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
11 6 (14.63%) SDLC
11 6 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.63%) Python
11 6 (14.63%) OOD
11 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
12 5 (12.20%) Electronic Trading
12 5 (12.20%) KDB
12 5 (12.20%) Equities
12 5 (12.20%) Fixed Income
12 5 (12.20%) C++
12 5 (12.20%) JUnit
12 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
12 5 (12.20%) Cisco

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 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.44%) Confluence
1 1 (2.44%) DataSynapse
1 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
1 3 (7.32%) NX-OS
2 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) BGP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) DSL
3 1 (2.44%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (2.44%) MPLS
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) OSPF
3 1 (2.44%) RIP
3 1 (2.44%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) DB2
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) KDB
2 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.44%) HBase
6 1 (2.44%) Impala
6 1 (2.44%) Infinispan
6 1 (2.44%) Kdb+
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) JUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Gradle
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) NuGet
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (100.00%) Banking
2 22 (53.66%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
6 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) HTML5
2 4 (9.76%) J2SE
2 4 (9.76%) JMS
2 4 (9.76%) Spring
3 3 (7.32%) Middleware
3 3 (7.32%) WPF
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.44%) Akka
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.44%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.44%) FpML
5 1 (2.44%) LINQ
5 1 (2.44%) RFC 2544
5 1 (2.44%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (12.20%) Equities
3 5 (12.20%) Fixed Income
3 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.32%) Derivative
4 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (4.88%) Grid Computing
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.44%) ASIC
6 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 16 (39.02%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (21.95%) OO
2 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
2 6 (14.63%) OOD
2 6 (14.63%) SDLC
3 5 (12.20%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.76%) Use Case
5 3 (7.32%) Change Control
5 3 (7.32%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) KYC
5 3 (7.32%) MVVM
5 3 (7.32%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) Market Making
6 2 (4.88%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Perl
2 12 (29.27%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Scala
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CCIE
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) EMIR
1 4 (9.76%) MiFID
2 3 (7.32%) FATCA
3 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) GPFS
1 3 (7.32%) LXC
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) NFS
2 1 (2.44%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.32%) Puppet
1 3 (7.32%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.44%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Sybase
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.32%) Google
4 3 (7.32%) SevOne
4 3 (7.32%) Splunk
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Arista
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) BT
6 1 (2.44%) CyberTech
6 1 (2.44%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Perforce
6 1 (2.44%) Sencha