Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 33 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -15
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 16 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.71% 2.24% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.74% 4.96% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Canary Wharf median daily rate £600 £650 £606
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +7.22% +10.23%
10th Percentile £430 £650 £473
90th Percentile £710 £650 £682
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £650 £575
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 149 141 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 53.21% 45.05% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 89 113
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £281 £293 £280
90th Percentile £650 £640 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -66.43% +98.61%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.00 £31.63
90th Percentile £17.25 £12.00 £39.88
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +29.17% -66.43% +98.61%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Computer Science in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) JIRA
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Confluence
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) IBM
4 7 (43.75%) ISEB
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Sybase
4 7 (43.75%) OO
4 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
4 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
4 7 (43.75%) Atlassian
5 6 (37.50%) Spring
5 6 (37.50%) SOA
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (31.25%) Kanban
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite

Computer Science
Co-occurring 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 8 (50.00%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Documentum
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Heroku
1 1 (6.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) KDB
3 1 (6.25%) Kdb+
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
3 1 (6.25%) PostCSS
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) KDB Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) COM+
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) BlazeDS
7 1 (6.25%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (6.25%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) Node.js
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) XSL
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
3 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
4 6 (37.50%) SOA
5 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) Kanban
5 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (25.00%) Case Management
6 4 (25.00%) Coaching
6 4 (25.00%) Content Management
6 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) Document Management
6 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) ISEB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MBA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Atlassian
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.25%) Solace
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter