Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 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.

Problem-Solving
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Problem-Solving 26 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.81% 14.29% 8.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 15.33% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 18
Canary Wharf median daily rate £419 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.86% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £238 £252 £341
90th Percentile £571 £638 £641
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £419 £570 £520
% change year-on-year -26.54% +9.62% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Problem-Solving 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 314 261 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.29% 93.21% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 199 213
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £515 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +15.73% -6.32%
10th Percentile £368 £263 £307
90th Percentile £600 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £515 £450
% change year-on-year +1.94% +14.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +522.92% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +522.92% - -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Canary Wharf

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Problem-Solving in Canary Wharf

Problem-Solving
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Problem-Solving in Canary Wharf

Problem-Solving
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Problem-Solving in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Problem-Solving.

1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Python
6 7 (26.92%) Scala
7 6 (23.08%) Machine Learning
7 6 (23.08%) Analytics
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) Perl
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 5 (19.23%) OO
8 5 (19.23%) Unix
8 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (19.23%) Banking
8 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
8 5 (19.23%) R
8 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
8 5 (19.23%) Data Science
9 4 (15.38%) DevOps
9 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
9 4 (15.38%) TensorFlow
9 4 (15.38%) BDD
9 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) WinForms

Problem-Solving
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 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) HBase
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Power BI
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) Parquet
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.85%) HDInsight
5 1 (3.85%) KDB
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) FishEye
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.85%) CF BOSH
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Gradle
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.85%) Xdebug
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) International Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Data Scientist
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) TensorFlow
1 4 (15.38%) WinForms
2 3 (11.54%) Caffe
2 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Keras
2 3 (11.54%) React
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) Kafka
3 2 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (7.69%) NHibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Play Framework
3 2 (7.69%) RESTful
3 2 (7.69%) Theano
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.69%) Fintech
4 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.85%) Derivative
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Analytics
2 6 (23.08%) Machine Learning
3 5 (19.23%) Data Science
3 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 5 (19.23%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) Deep Learning
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.69%) Operations Research
6 2 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Python
3 7 (26.92%) Scala
4 6 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) R
6 4 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Groovy
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.85%) VB
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Master's Degree
1 3 (11.54%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CBAP
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) LXC
2 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) Infragistics
4 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) DevExpress
4 2 (7.69%) Hortonworks
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Tableau
5 1 (3.85%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.85%) CyberArk
5 1 (3.85%) Databricks
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) VMware