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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 78 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 31 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.60% 1.27% 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.35% 4.13% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 27
Median daily rate £325 £285 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £175 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
579 775 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.89% 30.71% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 403 440
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £546 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.26 £50.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Reading +3 13 £301 +36.59% 15
Bracknell +5 6 £315 +7.69% 7
Maidenhead +6 5 £750 +49.25% 2
Slough +7 1 £320 - 2
Wokingham - 1 - - 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 53 (82.81%) Degree
2 17 (26.56%) Mathematics
2 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
5 14 (21.88%) Java
5 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
6 13 (20.31%) Visualisation
6 13 (20.31%) Data Visualisation
6 13 (20.31%) Analytics
7 12 (18.75%) Office 365
7 12 (18.75%) PhD
7 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
8 11 (17.19%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (17.19%) HTML
8 11 (17.19%) French Language
8 11 (17.19%) Italian Language
8 11 (17.19%) Spanish Language
9 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
9 10 (15.63%) Big Data
9 10 (15.63%) Machine Learning
10 9 (14.06%) HTML5
10 9 (14.06%) Internet
10 9 (14.06%) C++
10 9 (14.06%) .NET
10 9 (14.06%) CSS
10 9 (14.06%) Predictive Analytics
10 9 (14.06%) Hadoop

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.69%) SAS
6 2 (3.13%) CMS
7 1 (1.56%) Apache
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) SPSS
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) Office 365
2 8 (12.50%) PaaS
2 8 (12.50%) SaaS
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Internet
2 6 (9.38%) Skype
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) Network Security
3 3 (4.69%) VPN
4 2 (3.13%) DHCP
4 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) HTTP
4 2 (3.13%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
4 2 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (1.56%) 3G
5 1 (1.56%) Broadband
5 1 (1.56%) DVB
5 1 (1.56%) FTP
5 1 (1.56%) SNMP
5 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.56%) VoIP
5 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (15.63%) Big Data
3 9 (14.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.69%) QlikView
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.56%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (1.56%) MySQL
6 1 (1.56%) Power BI
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) gulp
1 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.13%) webpack
2 1 (1.56%) AppScan
2 1 (1.56%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.56%) Capybara
2 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.56%) GDB
2 1 (1.56%) Hudson
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.56%) TestLink
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.56%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (17.19%) French Language
1 11 (17.19%) Italian Language
1 11 (17.19%) Spanish Language
2 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) German Language
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Architect
2 12 (18.75%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Hadoop Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Solr Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Office 365 Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Office 365 Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.69%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Development Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) HTML
2 9 (14.06%) .NET
2 9 (14.06%) CSS
2 9 (14.06%) HTML5
3 7 (10.94%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.38%) CSS3
4 6 (9.38%) jQuery
4 6 (9.38%) MAPI
4 6 (9.38%) XML
5 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.81%) Node.js
6 4 (6.25%) JSON
6 4 (6.25%) Modernizr
7 3 (4.69%) Middleware
8 2 (3.13%) LESS
8 2 (3.13%) REST
8 2 (3.13%) SAML
8 2 (3.13%) Sass
8 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (26.56%) Mathematics
2 13 (20.31%) Visualisation
3 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.94%) Virtual Team
5 4 (6.25%) Statistics
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.13%) Economics
7 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.56%) Clustering
8 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.56%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.56%) Physics
8 1 (1.56%) Replication
8 1 (1.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Unix
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Debian
5 1 (1.56%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Analytics
1 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
1 13 (20.31%) Data Visualisation
2 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.63%) Machine Learning
4 9 (14.06%) Predictive Analytics
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 8 (12.50%) Data Security
5 8 (12.50%) Presales
6 6 (9.38%) Identity Management
6 6 (9.38%) Web Development
7 5 (7.81%) High Availability
7 5 (7.81%) Memory Management
7 5 (7.81%) Open Source
7 5 (7.81%) Scrum
8 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.25%) Secure Coding
8 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) Java
1 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.06%) C++
3 8 (12.50%) C#
3 8 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.81%) VBScript
7 4 (6.25%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) C
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) R
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) sed
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (82.81%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) PhD
3 3 (4.69%) CISSP
3 3 (4.69%) SANS
4 2 (3.13%) CISA
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.13%) CISM
4 2 (3.13%) GCFA
4 2 (3.13%) GCIH
4 2 (3.13%) MBA
5 1 (1.56%) CCDA
5 1 (1.56%) CCNA
5 1 (1.56%) CCNP
5 1 (1.56%) CCSP
5 1 (1.56%) GIAC
5 1 (1.56%) GXPN
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) MCP
5 1 (1.56%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) HIPAA
2 4 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.13%) QA
5 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.56%) Core Impact
1 1 (1.56%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.56%) Nessus
1 1 (1.56%) Nexpose
1 1 (1.56%) Nmap
1 1 (1.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Cognos
3 3 (4.69%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (4.69%) Tableau
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (1.56%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.56%) Cadence
5 1 (1.56%) Capita
5 1 (1.56%) Cramer
5 1 (1.56%) EMC
5 1 (1.56%) Endeca
5 1 (1.56%) FatWire
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Juniper
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) Teradata
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