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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.37% 2.56% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 7.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
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 £32.50 £41.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.15% +28.46%
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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 68 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 18.35% 34.87% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 21
Average daily rate £225 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £408 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 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 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (20.00%) Spock
4 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Linked Data
4 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Dojo
4 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (10.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) GUI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Dojo
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001