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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.77% 5.66% 4.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.64% 11.01% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 19
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 £360 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+61.90% -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
55 109 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.67% 51.42% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 86 160
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 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £704 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 21 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 21 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Security
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (30.00%) RUP
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (30.00%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) TETRA
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (10.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (10.00%) PMI
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) RUP
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (30.00%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Security
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Information Retrieval
3 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Scala
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) hybris