Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +14
Contract jobs citing Investment Banking 27 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.44% 11.90% 12.87%
As % of the General category 14.06% 16.99% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 24
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £589 £450 £448
90th Percentile £763 £650 £718
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £600 £538
% change year-on-year +4.17% +11.63% +2.38%
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 192 206 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 67.13% 70.07% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 149 177
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £308
90th Percentile £653 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.42% +63.79% +5.45%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -68.42% +63.79% +5.45%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018, 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 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) Front Office
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Unix
4 8 (29.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) Scala
6 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 5 (18.52%) C++
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Sybase
7 4 (14.81%) DB2
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) Perl
7 4 (14.81%) Derivative
7 4 (14.81%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (14.81%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
8 3 (11.11%) KDB
8 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 3 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (11.11%) QA
8 3 (11.11%) TDD

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) KDB
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Gradle
1 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) NuGet
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (100.00%) Banking
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Payments Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Payments Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (7.41%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) Autofac
4 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.70%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (3.70%) J2SE
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) React
4 1 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 4 (14.81%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.70%) Equities
6 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
3 4 (14.81%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (7.41%) Market Making
5 2 (7.41%) Quantitative Investing
5 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Systematic Trading
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Release Management
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) C++
2 5 (18.52%) Scala
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Sybase
2 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.70%) Infragistics
2 1 (3.70%) Perforce