The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.74% 2.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £530 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £31.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.28%
Computer Science
Dorset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
48 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 35.29% 21.35% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 31
Average daily rate £440 £515 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.56% +8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.75 £32.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.65% +137.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) COSO
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) SSAE 16
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Audit Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) COSO
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware