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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.71% 4.17% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 11.58% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Average daily rate
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£625 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £15.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+115.87% -58.55%
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 Docklands, London region.

Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 95 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 44.44% 35.98% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 81 70
Average daily rate £570 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £398 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £44.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
3 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
4 5 (45.45%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Pig
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (45.45%) Scala
4 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
4 5 (45.45%) R
4 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
4 5 (45.45%) Information Retrieval
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
6 3 (27.27%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (45.45%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Big Data
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
2 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (18.18%) QlikView
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ETL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
3 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
3 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
4 5 (45.45%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) Information Retrieval
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) RUP
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Scala
2 5 (45.45%) R
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos