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 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 73 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 1.83% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 4.98% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 8
Median daily rate £440 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +29.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.50% -33.68%
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
293 442 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.68% 36.71% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 213 174
Median daily rate £440 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 24
Median hourly rate £10.24 £16.82 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.14% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.68 £29.60 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

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
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 27 June 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
Aylesbury -3 1 £440 +10.00% 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) JUnit
6 6 (40.00%) Sun
6 6 (40.00%) Sun Certification
6 6 (40.00%) Validation
6 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (40.00%) Spring
6 6 (40.00%) Maven
6 6 (40.00%) Selenium
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
8 4 (26.67%) JSP
8 4 (26.67%) Servlets
8 4 (26.67%) Struts
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) .NET
10 2 (13.33%) Windows
10 2 (13.33%) Scrum
10 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Mule
10 2 (13.33%) RESTful
10 2 (13.33%) Change Control

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 2 (13.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) DataStage
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Architect
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) JSP
4 4 (26.67%) Servlets
4 4 (26.67%) Struts
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) Django
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Biology
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GCP
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Talend