The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. 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 / Docklands, London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 12 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 5.88% 5.17% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.38% 13.64% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £490 £430 £755
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.95% -43.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £43.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -15.69% +36.50%  

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32 22 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 62.75% 37.93% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 43
Median daily rate £600 £430 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.53% -25.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £293 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £560 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Confluence
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
5 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
5 3 (37.50%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) QlikView
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Spring
6 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) C#

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (37.50%) QlikView
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Dashboard Developer
2 3 (37.50%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Database Architect
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) COM+
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (12.50%) CMMI
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) ISSAP
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) GoldenSource
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase