Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Validation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Validation over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 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.

Validation
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2 -19
Contract jobs citing Validation 4 8 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.31% 2.57% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 2.68% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £498 - £375
10th Percentile £432 - £363
90th Percentile £504 - £493
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £498 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Validation 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 109 298 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 90.08% 95.82% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 242 237
Median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £380 £373 £363
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.38% -3.33% -68.42%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +141.38% -7.94% -66.84%

Validation
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Validation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Validation in Canary Wharf

Validation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Validation in Canary Wharf.

Daily rate trend for Validation in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Validation 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 Validation.

1 4 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Data Science
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (75.00%) CQL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) ggplot2
2 3 (75.00%) Seaborn
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Jupyter
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Grafana
2 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics

Validation
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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (75.00%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ggplot2
1 3 (75.00%) Matplotlib
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Science
1 4 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Data Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Information Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) CQL
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) R
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Birst
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) Tableau