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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.06% 1.98% 5.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 4.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £324
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.44 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+30.40% -12.05%
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
37 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 39.36% 49.50% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 12
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £103 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Computer Science Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 4 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
Belfast +4 1 £325 -13.33% 3
Computer Science
Northern Ireland

Computer Science
Top 5 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 4 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree