The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.71% 7.21% 5.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.39% 14.42% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 21
Average daily rate
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£600 £800 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -40.00%
Computer Science
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
59 104 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.43% 50.00% 48.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 82 150
Average daily rate £320 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the Canary Wharf region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Data Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) RUP
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmacovigilance
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TETRA
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VisualVM
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 1 (11.11%) JProfiler
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) PMI
4 1 (11.11%) CCTV
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) Data Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) RUP
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
3 2 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Scala
2 2 (22.22%) R
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) hybris
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle