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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 64 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.86% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 3.49% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £363 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £363 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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 £43.00 £31.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.50% -33.68%
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
216 229 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.23% 24.62% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 177 96
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 10
Median hourly rate £22.25 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.46% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 29 June 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 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (40.00%) Finance
5 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 10 (33.33%) Python
5 10 (33.33%) Linux
6 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (23.33%) Firmware
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (23.33%) Capacity Management
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) Project Management
10 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.67%) LDAP
10 5 (16.67%) Economics
10 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (13.33%) Coaching
11 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (13.33%) Windows

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 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) Broadband
2 3 (10.00%) HbbTV
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) DVB
4 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Django Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Governance Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) Django
3 2 (6.67%) Flask
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) Google Chart
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Economics
2 3 (10.00%) DTV
2 3 (10.00%) MPEG
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.67%) IPTV
3 2 (6.67%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 8 (26.67%) TDD
5 7 (23.33%) Capacity Management
5 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (13.33%) CMMI
8 4 (13.33%) Coaching
8 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (10.00%) Prototyping
10 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
11 1 (3.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) OIPF
2 1 (3.33%) Def Stans
2 1 (3.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Firmware
3 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) BMC
2 4 (13.33%) NetApp
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Google