The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.83% 4.43% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 11.76% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 3
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£550 £625 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £13.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+160.37% -64.18%
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 Docklands, London region.

Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 102 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 47.11% 37.64% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 87 68
Average daily rate £555 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £398 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £48.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the Docklands, London region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Docklands, London region.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) ETL
3 8 (80.00%) Big Data
4 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (50.00%) Scala
5 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (50.00%) R
5 5 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 5 (50.00%) Analytics
5 5 (50.00%) Apache Pig
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
6 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (30.00%) Cognos
7 3 (30.00%) FTP
7 3 (30.00%) HTTP
7 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) ETL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) B2C
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) RUP
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Use Case
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Scala
2 5 (50.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle