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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 82 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 13 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.83% 0.54% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.96% 1.93% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £313 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +17.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £360 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.70% +24.00%
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
439 466 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.12% 28.02% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 243 191
Median daily rate £363 £355 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 45
Median hourly rate £16.09 £13.50 £15.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.18% -11.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £10.50 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.08 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 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
Nottinghamshire +2 6 £450 +38.46% 10
Northamptonshire - 3 £325 - 7
Leicestershire 0 2 £335 +15.51% 3
Derbyshire - 2 £488 - 4
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 25 (86.21%) Degree
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle
4 9 (31.03%) Java
4 9 (31.03%) Sun
4 9 (31.03%) Maven
4 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) Selenium
6 7 (24.14%) Spring
6 7 (24.14%) jQuery
6 7 (24.14%) Validation
6 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
6 7 (24.14%) Sun Certification
6 7 (24.14%) J2EE
6 7 (24.14%) JUnit
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) JSP
8 5 (17.24%) Servlets
8 5 (17.24%) Struts
8 5 (17.24%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) HP
8 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
8 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing

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 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Simulink
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) OLAP
3 2 (6.90%) OLTP
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Maven
2 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 7 (24.14%) Selenium
3 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
4 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) ERwin
5 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) jMock
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) French Language
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.45%) Military
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Data Integration Architect
5 2 (6.90%) ETL Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
1 7 (24.14%) J2EE
1 7 (24.14%) jQuery
1 7 (24.14%) Spring
2 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) JSP
3 5 (17.24%) Servlets
3 5 (17.24%) Struts
4 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.90%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) RESTful
5 2 (6.90%) Software Packaging
5 2 (6.90%) Swing
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Validation
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) High Availability
5 4 (13.79%) Logistics
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) IT Governance
7 2 (6.90%) OOP
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Korn
5 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) R
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Sun Certification
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) HND
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCEE
6 1 (3.45%) CCIA
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.45%) HNC
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) MCSD
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.45%) MCSM
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.45%) PMP
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (6.90%) Veritas File System
1 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
1 9 (31.03%) Sun
2 5 (17.24%) HP
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) Opsware
4 2 (6.90%) Veritas
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.45%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.45%) Wind River
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