Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 15 August 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.

Software Engineering
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 25 36
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 +8
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 16 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.52% 6.77% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 7.36% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 3
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £515 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% -20.77% +18.18%
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £515 £650
% change year-on-year +6.80% -20.77% +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Software Engineering 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 331 231 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 93.50% 92.03% 87.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 165 177
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £515 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £355 £281 £313
90th Percentile £628 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £525 £438
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -42.31% -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% -42.31% -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Canary Wharf

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Machine Learning
2 13 (81.25%) Data Science
3 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
4 10 (62.50%) Data Engineering
4 10 (62.50%) Analytics
5 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (50.00%) Deep Learning
5 8 (50.00%) C++
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Python
6 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
6 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (37.50%) Master's Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Use Case
7 6 (37.50%) Retail
7 6 (37.50%) Google
7 6 (37.50%) PhD
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) TensorFlow
7 6 (37.50%) Data Acquisition
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Vision
7 6 (37.50%) Keras
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (37.50%) OpenCV

Software Engineering
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 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Dialogflow
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.25%) Serverless
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Impala
3 1 (6.25%) MarkLogic
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Scientist
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Vision Scientist
1 6 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Keras
1 6 (37.50%) OpenCV
1 6 (37.50%) TensorFlow
2 5 (31.25%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) React Native
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) JMS
4 1 (6.25%) Lucene
4 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (12.50%) Fintech
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Native
5 1 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) Data Science
1 13 (81.25%) Machine Learning
2 10 (62.50%) Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Data Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Deep Learning
4 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
4 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Vision
5 6 (37.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 6 (37.50%) Data Acquisition
5 6 (37.50%) Use Case
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Product Management
7 4 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Neural Network
7 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
7 4 (25.00%) User Stories
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Java 8
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) Master's Degree
1 6 (37.50%) PhD
2 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Google
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft