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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.85% - 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£100 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £47.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +53.22%
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
97 87 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.56% 22.48% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 25
Average daily rate £414 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.30% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £178 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 9
Average hourly rate £19.75 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.57% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 16 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SysML
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft