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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.22% - 3.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £381 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +74.27%

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
33 37 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.44% 24.18% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 69
Median daily rate £348 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.36% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £372 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £11.17 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.37% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.60 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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 24 February 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Coverity
4 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Graphite
1 1 (20.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (20.00%) Coverity
2 1 (20.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Veracode