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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 82 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 18 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 1.03% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 3.32% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £338 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
470 482 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.78% 31.04% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 277 250
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.28 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% +8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £12.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £38.25 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicestershire +4 9 £338 -10.00% 8
Nottinghamshire +4 5 - - 13
Derbyshire -13 2 £375 -18.91% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £375 - 2
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 42 (93.33%) Degree
2 23 (51.11%) .NET
3 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
4 20 (44.44%) C#
5 19 (42.22%) Java
6 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
8 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (26.67%) Oracle
9 12 (26.67%) Linux
10 11 (24.44%) UML
10 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
12 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 9 (20.00%) CentOS
12 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
12 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (20.00%) Web Services
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 8 (17.78%) Ruby
13 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
13 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.78%) PHP
13 8 (17.78%) MySQL
13 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP MDM
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (17.78%) DigitalOcean
4 7 (15.56%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (15.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 7 (15.56%) Amazon S3
4 7 (15.56%) Route 53
5 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.22%) Extranet
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
1 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) MySQL
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (11.11%) DB2
4 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.22%) Mahout
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) MSTest
2 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) jMock
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Architect
6 6 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
7 5 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
7 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
8 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Commercial Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 5 (11.11%) WCF
4 3 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) Java EE
6 1 (2.22%) D3.js
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) NumPy
6 1 (2.22%) SAML
6 1 (2.22%) scikit-learn
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
6 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.22%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (2.22%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.44%) Physics
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) CentOS
3 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (24.44%) UML
4 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (17.78%) DevOps
5 8 (17.78%) V-Model
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 6 (13.33%) Coaching
8 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.11%) High Availability
8 5 (11.11%) Human Resource Management
8 5 (11.11%) Logistics
8 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 2 (4.44%) Change Management
10 2 (4.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) PHP
4 8 (17.78%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) Delphi
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (93.33%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) HNC
2 5 (11.11%) HND
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) CISM
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) MCSM
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.78%) Rackspace
5 5 (11.11%) IBM
5 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix