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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.29% 1.60% 6.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 3.41% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -17.36%
Computer Science
London

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
73 88 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.10% 47.06% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 58 25
Median daily rate £375 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £344 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.43% +98.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) GoldenSource
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) GoldenSource
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase