The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 3.08% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £32.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +7.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
49 75 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 22.90% 38.46% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 13
Average daily rate £225 £305 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £437 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -67.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.99 £27.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £78.10 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) ISO 14001
5 4 (28.57%) IntelliJ
5 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA
5 4 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) Summit
5 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Groovy
5 4 (28.57%) Linked Data
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Camel
5 4 (28.57%) Spock
5 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) IntelliJ
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) Spock
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) GUI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) RESTful
1 4 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Camel
1 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Dojo
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Linked Data
2 2 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle