The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.45% 0.40% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.59% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £36.88
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -43.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.14% 17.53% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 12
Average daily rate £338 £381 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £210 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £25.13 £25.00 £16.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +52.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.13 £13.17 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £25.60 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 10 (83.33%) NAS
3 10 (83.33%) User Experience
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) Hitachi
5 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (50.00%) Middleware
5 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) Ruby
5 6 (50.00%) Ajax
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) JSON
5 6 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (50.00%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
8 1 (8.33%) UNIX

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
1 10 (83.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (50.00%) Ajax
1 6 (50.00%) JSON
1 6 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Photography
3 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (50.00%) Ruby
4 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Hitachi