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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / East Midlands
Rank 79 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 14 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 1.26% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 4.02% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Median daily rate £338 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +49.87%

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
416 473 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.43% 31.35% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 291 223
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £514 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 32
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.06 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.44% +0.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £34.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

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
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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
Leicestershire +10 6 £338 -10.00% 4
Nottinghamshire - 5 £450 - 14
Derbyshire -13 1 - -
Northamptonshire -16 1 £375 +25.00%
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 30 (90.91%) Degree
2 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 17 (51.52%) C#
4 15 (45.45%) .NET
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) Java
7 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 10 (30.30%) Web Services
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 8 (24.24%) Linux
10 8 (24.24%) UML
10 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
11 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
11 6 (18.18%) HNC
11 6 (18.18%) HND
11 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle
11 6 (18.18%) WCF
11 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (18.18%) MSTest
11 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
11 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
12 5 (15.15%) High Availability
12 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared

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 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP MDM
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.09%) Route 53
5 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.03%) Extranet
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Mahout
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MSTest
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) jMock
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Lead Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Delphi Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
5 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 6 (18.18%) WCF
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) Java EE
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.03%) D3.js
8 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.03%) NumPy
8 1 (3.03%) SAML
8 1 (3.03%) scikit-learn
8 1 (3.03%) Spring
8 1 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (3.03%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (3.03%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Physics
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) CentOS
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (24.24%) UML
4 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.15%) High Availability
5 5 (15.15%) Logistics
5 5 (15.15%) V-Model
6 4 (12.12%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Data Management
8 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Information Management
8 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Delphi
6 2 (6.06%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (90.91%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) HNC
2 6 (18.18%) HND
3 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CISM
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.09%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.12%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.06%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco