The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 74 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 1.57% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 4.16% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Median daily rate £440 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+37.09% +24.00%
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
305 457 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.84% 37.64% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 210 182
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £266 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 27
Median hourly rate £15.13 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £40.00 £23.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 2 £438 +41.12% 2
Aylesbury +2 1 £440 +76.00% 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 23 (95.83%) Degree
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (33.33%) J2EE
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) JUnit
8 7 (29.17%) Sun
8 7 (29.17%) Sun Certification
8 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
8 7 (29.17%) Validation
8 7 (29.17%) Selenium
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
8 7 (29.17%) Maven
9 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
10 5 (20.83%) JSP
10 5 (20.83%) Servlets
10 5 (20.83%) Struts
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) CSS
11 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 4 (16.67%) Retail
11 4 (16.67%) Android
11 4 (16.67%) HTML5
11 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 4 (16.67%) Node.js

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JUnit
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.67%) gulp
3 4 (16.67%) webpack
4 1 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) J2EE
2 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
2 7 (29.17%) Spring
3 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) JSP
4 5 (20.83%) Servlets
4 5 (20.83%) Struts
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) CSS3
5 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) Sass
5 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
8 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) Django
8 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) PMI
4 1 (4.17%) Biology
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Fintech
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Validation
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) ES6
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Sun Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GxP
2 1 (4.17%) GCP
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) Sun
2 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Informatica
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Talend