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 3 months to 28 June 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)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.70% - 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.77% - 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £625 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £613 - £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £42.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -13.69% +33.33%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52 47 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 46.85% 38.84% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 42 98
Median daily rate £575 £493 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.75% +3.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £648 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Java
6 5 (45.45%) XML
6 5 (45.45%) Android
6 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (45.45%) REST
6 5 (45.45%) CSS3
6 5 (45.45%) Android Development
6 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
6 5 (45.45%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) Banking
7 4 (36.36%) Spring
7 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (36.36%) Node.js
7 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
8 3 (27.27%) SOLID
8 3 (27.27%) Front Office

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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) jspm
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Platform Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) AngularJS
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) PhoneGap
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 2 (18.18%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Android Development
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) SOLID
5 3 (27.27%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Sybase
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central