The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 63 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 10 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.19% 1.15% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.31% 5.24% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.22 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+36.13% +4.06%
Computer Science
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 191 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.65% 22.06% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 148 91
Median daily rate £365 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% +10.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 21 (67.74%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) Python
3 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
3 12 (38.71%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (29.03%) Process Improvement
6 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (22.58%) Capacity Management
7 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (22.58%) Firmware
8 6 (19.35%) HTML
8 6 (19.35%) Project Management
8 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
9 5 (16.13%) Economics
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) LDAP
9 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) Broadband
10 4 (12.90%) MPEG
10 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Drupal
1 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 4 (12.90%) Broadband
2 4 (12.90%) HbbTV
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) DVB
4 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Python Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Django Developer
6 2 (6.45%) DTV Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Storage Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) Django
2 2 (6.45%) Flask
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Economics
2 4 (12.90%) DTV
2 4 (12.90%) MPEG
3 3 (9.68%) IPTV
3 3 (9.68%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
3 9 (29.03%) Process Improvement
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Capacity Management
4 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Web Development
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (12.90%) CMMI
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning
9 1 (3.23%) Master Data Management
9 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) OIPF
2 1 (3.23%) Def Stans
2 1 (3.23%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Firmware
3 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) BMC
2 4 (12.90%) NetApp
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
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