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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 66 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 8 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 3.06% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.56% 12.83% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £21.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+39.73% -39.13%
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
225 187 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.83% 23.85% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 129 81
Average daily rate £390 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +109.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £26.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £47.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) Android
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) Middleware
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (20.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) Information Management
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Local Government
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (10.00%) Liferay
2 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.00%) ArcSDE
2 1 (5.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.00%) Changepoint
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
1 1 (5.00%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DVB
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PVCS
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Local Government
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) Middleware
6 4 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
8 2 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) WinForms
9 1 (5.00%) Web Services
9 1 (5.00%) XML
9 1 (5.00%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.00%) STB
5 1 (5.00%) iDTV
5 1 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (5.00%) DTV
5 1 (5.00%) GIS
5 1 (5.00%) MPEG
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
2 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) Information Management
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) BPR
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Android Development
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) VC++
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) HNC
4 2 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) ESRI
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) Zend
3 1 (5.00%) ForgeRock
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
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Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
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Posted: 5 days ago