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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 14 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.80% 0.81% 5.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.03% 2.27% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £438 £375 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -48.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £673
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £375 £813
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +74.27%

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
61 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.80% 35.77% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 38
Median daily rate £575 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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 24 February 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Android
6 7 (38.89%) Open Source
6 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
6 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 7 (38.89%) Android Development
6 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
7 5 (27.78%) REST
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) Banking
7 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Front Office
8 4 (22.22%) SOA
8 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) J2EE
8 4 (22.22%) Sybase

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 (22.22%) Confluence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Liferay
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
1 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Grunt
2 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 2 (11.11%) gulp
3 2 (11.11%) jspm
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Java Architect
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (16.67%) Platform Architect
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) CSS3
3 7 (38.89%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) REST
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) Node.js
6 3 (16.67%) PhoneGap
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) COM+
7 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 2 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
1 1 (5.56%) iPhone
1 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
1 1 (5.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Android
1 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Android Development
2 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
2 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) API Development
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Sybase
3 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) GoldenSource
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Sencha
4 1 (5.56%) Solace
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Talarian
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO