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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.29% 2.31% 3.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.52% 8.06% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £150 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £150 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £150 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £324
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.22 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+31.32% -12.67%
Computer Science
South West

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
42 62 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 24.00% 28.70% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 34
Median daily rate £369 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.88% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £182 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.90 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £38.25 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 3 £425 +183.33%
Plymouth - 1 £363 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) Maven
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) JIRA
4 7 (63.64%) IntelliJ
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Spock
5 5 (45.45%) Groovy
5 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
5 5 (45.45%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
5 5 (45.45%) ISO 14001
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (27.27%) Analytics
7 3 (27.27%) R
7 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
7 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) PhD
7 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
7 3 (27.27%) C++
7 3 (27.27%) SAS
7 3 (27.27%) Finance

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) IntelliJ
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) Spock
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Groovy
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO 14001
1 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IFS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft