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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 14 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.30% 2.19% 4.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.46% 5.26% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Median daily rate £500 £663 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £573 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £673 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +49.00%

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
65 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.39% 41.61% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 49
Median daily rate £588 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) Front Office
6 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) Sybase
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
8 4 (26.67%) Confluence
8 4 (26.67%) JIRA
8 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (26.67%) Spring
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (26.67%) OO
8 4 (26.67%) SOA
8 4 (26.67%) IBM
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (20.00%) REST
9 3 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner

Computer Science
Top Related 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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Liferay
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) KDB
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Grunt
2 3 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (13.33%) gulp
3 2 (13.33%) jspm
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Front Office
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Software Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Platform Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Portal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) CSS3
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) Java EE
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) React
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Sybase
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (13.33%) GoldenSource
6 1 (6.67%) Adobe
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Sencha
6 1 (6.67%) Solace
6 1 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (6.67%) Talarian
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO