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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 19 24 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.06% 0.79% 4.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.56% 2.17% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £375 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +1.70% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £45.20 £30.72
% change year-on-year -61.27% +47.11%  

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 59 46 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 44.70% 36.22% 56.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 37
Median daily rate £575 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £354 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Computer Science as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) Scrum
6 8 (44.44%) Android
6 8 (44.44%) Open Source
6 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
6 8 (44.44%) CSS3
6 8 (44.44%) Android Development
6 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
7 6 (33.33%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) REST
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
8 5 (27.78%) Banking
8 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (27.78%) DevOps
8 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (22.22%) Spring
9 4 (22.22%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) JIRA
9 4 (22.22%) Mathematics

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Confluence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Liferay
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
1 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Grunt
2 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 2 (11.11%) gulp
3 2 (11.11%) jspm
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) Java Architect
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Platform Architect
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Portal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) CSS3
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 5 (27.78%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) J2EE
6 4 (22.22%) JSON
6 4 (22.22%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) PhoneGap
6 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) COM+
8 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
1 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Android
1 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Android Development
2 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) API Development
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 3 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Sencha
4 1 (5.56%) Solace
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Talarian
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO