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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 49 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.87% 0.60% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 1.98% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £515 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +49.87%

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
155 101 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 33.55% 30.42% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 52 52
Median daily rate £425 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Median hourly rate £12.02 £14.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% -36.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.93 £16.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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
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 20 January 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Product Management
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) PLM
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) BPR
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) C# Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (10.00%) DHTML
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Express
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ
2 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Product Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) BPR
2 3 (30.00%) PLM
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP