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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Devon
Rank 37 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.85% 2.61% 4.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.35% 9.21% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Median daily rate - £433 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +188.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +74.27%

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
68 76 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 25.19% 28.36% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 60 30
Median daily rate £376 £386 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £169 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +78.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £17.95 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.75 £30.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Plymouth - 3 - - 2
Exeter -11 1 - - 2
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Devon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) CMMI
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) ISO19770
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Asset and Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
1 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CMMI
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) ISO19770
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Mapbox
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com