Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 18 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.36% 6.62% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 7.06% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £481 £515 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.55% -12.34% -2.08%
10th Percentile £356 £507 £401
90th Percentile £575 £578 £804
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £481 £515 £588
% change year-on-year -6.55% -12.34% +2.17%
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 320 255 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 95.24% 93.75% 91.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 192 195
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £508 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.48% +16.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £311
90th Percentile £621 £650 £595
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £515 £438
% change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 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% - -

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 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 8 (44.44%) Fintech
3 8 (44.44%) Data Science
4 7 (38.89%) Analytics
5 6 (33.33%) Node.js
5 6 (33.33%) REST
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (33.33%) Serverless
5 6 (33.33%) React
6 5 (27.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (27.78%) webpack
6 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
6 5 (27.78%) Disruptive Innovation
6 5 (27.78%) Compass CSS Framework
6 5 (27.78%) Docker
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) People Management
6 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
6 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
6 5 (27.78%) Collaborative Working

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 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (33.33%) Serverless
3 5 (27.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.56%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
1 5 (27.78%) Jasmine
1 5 (27.78%) webpack
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (27.78%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (27.78%) React Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Scientist
5 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) jQuery
1 6 (33.33%) Node.js
1 6 (33.33%) React
1 6 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
2 5 (27.78%) Compass CSS Framework
2 5 (27.78%) HTML5
2 5 (27.78%) JSON
2 5 (27.78%) Sass
2 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Data Science
2 8 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Disruptive Innovation
5 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
5 5 (27.78%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) People Management
6 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (16.67%) Deep Learning
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Microservices
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Java 8
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Google