The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 56 86 114
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +28
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 69 45 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.84% 1.76% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.90% 8.44% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 13
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£375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
535 533 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.02% 20.81% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 266 257
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 24
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -49.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.68 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £38.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 25 £315 -25.88% 5
Maidenhead - 7 £250 - 1
Bracknell - 6 £225 - 2
Slough +2 3 £375 +20.00% 3
Wokingham 0 1 - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Newbury - - - - 3
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 97 (93.27%) Degree
2 31 (29.81%) Telecoms
3 29 (27.88%) Project Management
4 20 (19.23%) Billing
5 19 (18.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (18.27%) JavaScript
6 18 (17.31%) HTML
7 15 (14.42%) UNIX
8 14 (13.46%) SQL
8 14 (13.46%) 3G
9 13 (12.50%) HTML5
9 13 (12.50%) Java
9 13 (12.50%) CSS
10 11 (10.58%) Linux
10 11 (10.58%) Broadband
10 11 (10.58%) SLA
10 11 (10.58%) Internet
10 11 (10.58%) Finance
10 11 (10.58%) Migration
11 10 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (9.62%) Data Management
11 10 (9.62%) TOGAF
11 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (9.62%) Enterprise Modelling
11 10 (9.62%) jQuery
11 10 (9.62%) Data Migration
11 10 (9.62%) Windows
11 10 (9.62%) Photoshop
11 10 (9.62%) C#
11 10 (9.62%) Mobile App

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.77%) IIS
2 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.96%) DNN
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.96%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.96%) Simulink
4 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) 3G
2 11 (10.58%) Broadband
2 11 (10.58%) Internet
3 5 (4.81%) SAN
3 5 (4.81%) NAS
3 5 (4.81%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (3.85%) VoIP
5 3 (2.88%) LTE
6 1 (0.96%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.96%) MPLS
6 1 (0.96%) Firewall
6 1 (0.96%) Wireless
6 1 (0.96%) IPsec
6 1 (0.96%) WLAN
6 1 (0.96%) WAN
6 1 (0.96%) DHCP
6 1 (0.96%) VPN
6 1 (0.96%) DNS
6 1 (0.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.88%) Firebird
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.96%) Big Data
5 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.96%) JMeter
2 1 (0.96%) Maven
2 1 (0.96%) Selenium
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.96%) JBehave
2 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.96%) Robotium
2 1 (0.96%) Ant
2 1 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 31 (29.81%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.23%) Billing
3 11 (10.58%) Finance
4 9 (8.65%) General Ledger
5 6 (5.77%) Publishing
5 6 (5.77%) Games
6 4 (3.85%) Marketing
7 2 (1.92%) Front Office
8 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (23.08%) Architect
2 23 (22.12%) Developer
3 21 (20.19%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (13.46%) Senior Architect
5 11 (10.58%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.65%) Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Designer
9 5 (4.81%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.88%) OSS Architect
11 3 (2.88%) Coordinator
11 3 (2.88%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.31%) HTML
2 13 (12.50%) CSS
2 13 (12.50%) HTML5
3 10 (9.62%) jQuery
4 9 (8.65%) .NET
4 9 (8.65%) Hibernate
5 8 (7.69%) CSS3
6 5 (4.81%) WCF
6 5 (4.81%) Spring
6 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.81%) Middleware
7 4 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (3.85%) J2EE
7 4 (3.85%) Web Services
7 4 (3.85%) WPF
8 2 (1.92%) XML
8 2 (1.92%) SOAP
9 1 (0.96%) STL
9 1 (0.96%) OpenGL
9 1 (0.96%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.65%) GIS
3 8 (7.69%) Physics
3 8 (7.69%) iPad
4 7 (6.73%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.85%) iSeries
6 3 (2.88%) Xbox
7 1 (0.96%) Social Media
7 1 (0.96%) New Media
7 1 (0.96%) Economics
7 1 (0.96%) Statistics
7 1 (0.96%) Photography
7 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.96%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.96%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) UNIX
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 10 (9.62%) Windows
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.96%) HPUX
6 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Project Management
2 19 (18.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (10.58%) Migration
4 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.62%) Data Management
4 10 (9.62%) TOGAF
4 10 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (9.62%) Data Migration
4 10 (9.62%) Enterprise Modelling
5 9 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (8.65%) Workflow
6 8 (7.69%) Web Design
6 8 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (6.73%) OO
8 6 (5.77%) E-business
8 6 (5.77%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (5.77%) Release Management
9 5 (4.81%) ITIL
10 4 (3.85%) MVC
10 4 (3.85%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.27%) JavaScript
2 14 (13.46%) SQL
3 13 (12.50%) Java
4 10 (9.62%) C#
5 6 (5.77%) Python
6 4 (3.85%) VBScript
6 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.88%) C++
8 2 (1.92%) C
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Perl
9 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.96%) XAML
9 1 (0.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.96%) XPath
9 1 (0.96%) Lua
9 1 (0.96%) Groovy
9 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 97 (93.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) MCSD
3 2 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.96%) PhD
4 1 (0.96%) CCNP
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) MCTS
4 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) SLA
2 8 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) Oracle
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.85%) IBM
4 3 (2.88%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.88%) Alias
5 1 (0.96%) SolidWorks
5 1 (0.96%) Facebook
5 1 (0.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.96%) Sybase
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) Remedy
5 1 (0.96%) Autodesk
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