The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 1.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.17% +10.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 114 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 92.42% 89.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 94 65
Median daily rate £550 £480 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Canary Wharf

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Canary Wharf

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Riak
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Impala

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Impala
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Riak
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN