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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 62 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 0.49% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 1.56% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £288 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £288 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
221 256 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.39% 31.07% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 193 158
Median daily rate £364 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.04% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £164 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 6
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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 7 December 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 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Primavera
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software

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 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) BGP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) IPsec
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) OSPF
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
2 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
2 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Google Chart
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) LINQ
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Apple
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 1 (7.69%) ESRI
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Intel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sonatype