The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Dorset region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -2.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 56 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 24.67% 23.24% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 23
Average daily rate £350 £393 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £204 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £528 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.72 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -9.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £14.02 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £19.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - -
Dorchester - - - -
Poole - - - - 1
Computer Science
South West