The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.39% 3.45% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 18.18% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £47.39 £67.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% +48.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.69 £27.38
% change year-on-year
+74.27% +4.80%
Computer Science
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 30.56% 18.97% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £380 £498 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.39 £44.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% +5.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £33.25 £40.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £67.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

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 Cumbria region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Barrow-in-Furness -4 1 - -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IIBA
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IIBA