The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 91 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.23% 0.69% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 2.63% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £223 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.33% -40.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £177 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £349 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +19.29%
Computer Science
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
467 419 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.79% 26.39% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 183 144
Average daily rate £383 £318 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.47% +0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £139 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 48 20
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.81 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.00 £24.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Leicestershire +8 3 £190 - 1
Nottinghamshire -7 1 £375 +111.26% 4
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Maven
6 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) jMock
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Swing
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) OOP
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCPD
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco