Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing SDLC 23 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.50% 6.38% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 7.01% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 9
Canary Wharf median daily rate £503 £575 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.61% -11.54% +25.00%
10th Percentile £419 £388 £367
90th Percentile £763 £705 £703
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £503 £588 £650
% change year-on-year -14.47% -9.62% +24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SDLC 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 327 214 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 92.37% 91.06% 85.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 144 180
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £536 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.76% +20.85% -6.58%
10th Percentile £363 £281 £313
90th Percentile £638 £650 £651
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £550 £438
% change year-on-year -9.09% +25.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.31% -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £25.75 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +71.67% -42.31% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Canary Wharf

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Canary Wharf

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SDLC in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC 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 SDLC.

1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
6 7 (30.43%) XML
6 7 (30.43%) Ajax
6 7 (30.43%) JIRA
6 7 (30.43%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) Service Management
7 6 (26.09%) ITSM
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (21.74%) ServiceNow
8 5 (21.74%) React
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) OO
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) XHTML
8 5 (21.74%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) Data Quality

SDLC
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 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.35%) eZ Publish
3 1 (4.35%) Liferay
3 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) DB2
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
4 1 (4.35%) KDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 2 (8.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (21.74%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Azure Developer
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) ETL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Science Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.70%) React Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) Ajax
2 7 (30.43%) REST
2 7 (30.43%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) React
3 5 (21.74%) XHTML
4 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) LINQ
5 3 (13.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) CMDB
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
3 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) ITSM
4 6 (26.09%) Service Management
5 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) ETL Development
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Go
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Salt
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
1 5 (21.74%) ServiceNow
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
4 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Zuora