The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.81% 0.85% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.85% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -17.36%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
171 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 30.92% 28.98% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 61 30
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £270 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.75 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% -40.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £124.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) UML
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 7 (43.75%) V-Model
5 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Product Management
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) Time Management
8 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (25.00%) PLM
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) BPR
9 3 (18.75%) Marketing
9 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL
11 1 (6.25%) C++
11 1 (6.25%) DHTML
11 1 (6.25%) HTML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Team Leader
2 7 (43.75%) Lead .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Lead C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Lead Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) DHTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (43.75%) V-Model
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Product Management
5 4 (25.00%) PLM
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) BPR
6 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
8 1 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
8 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft