Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 26 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.12% 4.47% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.04% 4.83% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 6
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £500 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -2.19% -16.54%
10th Percentile £524 £358 £401
90th Percentile £639 £643 £644
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £500 £575
% change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04% -6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 259 290 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 90.88% 92.65% 86.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 210 232
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £278 £310 £300
90th Percentile £650 £601 £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 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 OO.

1 19 (73.08%) Java
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Banking
4 12 (46.15%) Spring
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle
5 11 (42.31%) Sybase
6 9 (34.62%) OOD
6 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) Unix
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (26.92%) SDLC
8 7 (26.92%) Perl
8 7 (26.92%) JUnit
8 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
8 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
9 6 (23.08%) JIRA
9 6 (23.08%) Retail Banking
9 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
9 6 (23.08%) NUnit
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (23.08%) Puppet

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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 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (15.38%) Confluence
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 5 (19.23%) DB2
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) KDB
5 1 (3.85%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JUnit
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) MSTest
2 6 (23.08%) NUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
5 1 (3.85%) Gradle
5 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.85%) NuGet
5 1 (3.85%) PostCSS
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Front Office
6 1 (3.85%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Software Architect
7 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.85%) AWS Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) J2EE Software Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Solr Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 8 (30.77%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) J2EE
4 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
4 5 (19.23%) J2SE
4 5 (19.23%) JMS
5 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) RESTful
6 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) Spring Security
7 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (19.23%) Equities
5 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.85%) Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) OOD
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (26.92%) SDLC
5 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 6 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 6 (23.08%) SOA
6 5 (19.23%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
7 4 (15.38%) Coaching
7 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Workflow
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) ETL
8 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.54%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.85%) ES6
8 1 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (3.85%) R
8 1 (3.85%) Scala
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
1 11 (42.31%) Sybase
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Reuters
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter