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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Devon
Rank 36 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.48% 2.69% 4.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 8.86% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +56.84%

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
60 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 28.71% 30.38% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 61 32
Median daily rate £376 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £169 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £504 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +219.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £9.70 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.00 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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 24 January 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 - 1 - -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (25.00%) ISO19770
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office

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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Asset and Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO19770