The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.96% 12.50% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 43.75% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
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- £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

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

Miscellaneous Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 32.69% 28.57% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 13
Average daily rate £315 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -8 1 - - 1
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

Computer Science
Top 15 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree