The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
Computer Science
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
78 114 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.47% 37.62% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 67 71
Median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £175 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 8
Median hourly rate £11.32 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.81% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £40.00 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the Bedfordshire region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Bedfordshire region.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 - - 2
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (33.33%) SEPA
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com