Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 35 36
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 22 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.72% 1.92% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 2.08% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 12
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £613 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.92% +36.11% -21.74%
10th Percentile £474 £423 £388
90th Percentile £696 £790 £667
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £613 £488
% change year-on-year -15.92% +25.64% -15.22%
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 259 289 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 90.88% 92.63% 86.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 209 233
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £278 £309 £300
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £520 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +15.56% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) Java
4 13 (59.09%) Spring
5 12 (54.55%) Scrum
5 12 (54.55%) C#
5 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (40.91%) Perl
7 9 (40.91%) Unix
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
8 8 (36.36%) Apache Spark
8 8 (36.36%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
8 8 (36.36%) Impala
8 8 (36.36%) Information Retrieval
8 8 (36.36%) Play Framework
8 8 (36.36%) Fintech
8 8 (36.36%) Blockchain
8 8 (36.36%) Disruptive Innovation
8 8 (36.36%) Mathematical Modelling
8 8 (36.36%) Business Change Management
8 8 (36.36%) Apache Solr
8 8 (36.36%) Scala
8 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
8 8 (36.36%) Visualisation

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 8 (36.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Apache Pig
1 8 (36.36%) Apache Solr
1 8 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (36.36%) Apache Hive
2 8 (36.36%) Big Data
2 8 (36.36%) Blockchain
2 8 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 8 (36.36%) Impala
2 8 (36.36%) MarkLogic
2 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 8 (36.36%) Riak
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) NUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Jasmine
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) ReSharper
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Games
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Front Office
6 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Big Data Developer
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Spring
2 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) JMS
2 8 (36.36%) Kafka
2 8 (36.36%) Lucene
2 8 (36.36%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (36.36%) Play Framework
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) OSGi
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 4 (18.18%) JSP
5 4 (18.18%) JSTL
5 4 (18.18%) React Native
5 4 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 8 (36.36%) Fintech
2 8 (36.36%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
1 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) CentOS
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 4 (18.18%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (54.55%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Business Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) Content Management
3 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (36.36%) Disruptive Innovation
3 8 (36.36%) ETL
3 8 (36.36%) Information Retrieval
3 8 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
3 8 (36.36%) Mathematical Modelling
3 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 8 (36.36%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Statistical Modelling
3 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Perl
6 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 8 (36.36%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) R
6 8 (36.36%) Scala
7 5 (22.73%) C++
8 4 (18.18%) C
9 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
9 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Adobe
1 8 (36.36%) hybris
2 1 (4.55%) Sybase