Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 32 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -6
Contract jobs citing SDLC 25 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.35% 5.32% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 5.81% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 7
Canary Wharf median daily rate £588 £620 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.24% +24.00% -
10th Percentile £419 £336 £339
90th Percentile £775 £644 £723
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £588 £615 £500
% change year-on-year -4.47% +23.00% -
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 322 241 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.71% 91.63% 89.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 181 192
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £515 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +21.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £310
90th Percentile £634 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £515 £425
% change year-on-year -2.91% +21.18% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £27.19 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £27.19 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +81.25% - -

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 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SDLC in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (24.00%) Service Management
6 6 (24.00%) Python
6 6 (24.00%) XML
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) ITSM
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) Ajax
6 6 (24.00%) REST
7 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 5 (20.00%) ServiceNow
7 5 (20.00%) DevOps
7 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) CMDB
7 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) XHTML
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

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 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.00%) Confluence
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.00%) Liferay
4 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.00%) KDB
3 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (8.00%) Maven
4 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Front Office
5 3 (12.00%) Retail
6 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Azure Developer
4 3 (12.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Science Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) Ajax
2 6 (24.00%) REST
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) XHTML
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.00%) CSS3
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
4 4 (16.00%) React
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) LINQ
5 3 (12.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) SUSE
3 1 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) OO
1 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) ITSM
3 6 (24.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Go
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java 8
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Salt
3 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Solace
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO