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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 17 8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 6.87% 10.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.39% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 8
Median daily rate - £475 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.44 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+35.17% -10.17%
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
42 79 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 34.15% 60.31% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 44
Median daily rate £513 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £661 £600 £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -55.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 6 May 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%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft