The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +49.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
49 24 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.41% 15.69% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 67
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £384 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 11
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £22.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Coverity
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (50.00%) Coverity
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (50.00%) Veracode