The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 30 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 13 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.39% 0.60% 2.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.84% 2.15% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.70% +24.00%
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
69 93 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.31% 27.93% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 65 42
Median daily rate £350 £400 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +46.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £240 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Median hourly rate £14.40 £15.50 £15.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.08% +1.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.36 £21.00 £24.70
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 East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex 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
Hove - 5 £311 -
Brighton +3 1 - - 7
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

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 Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Web Services
3 12 (80.00%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) JMS
4 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
4 7 (46.67%) JMeter
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (46.67%) Ant
4 7 (46.67%) JUnit
4 7 (46.67%) IIS
4 7 (46.67%) ISEB
4 7 (46.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (46.67%) JIRA
4 7 (46.67%) QA
4 7 (46.67%) Ajax
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
4 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) Maven
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) Groovy
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (46.67%) Confluence
1 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Ant
1 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
1 7 (46.67%) Gradle
1 7 (46.67%) Hudson
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
1 7 (46.67%) JMeter
1 7 (46.67%) jMock
1 7 (46.67%) JUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
1 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Analyst Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Developer in Test
2 7 (46.67%) Java Analyst Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) Ajax
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 7 (46.67%) JMS
2 7 (46.67%) REST
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (33.33%) Swagger
5 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
5 4 (26.67%) Ember.js
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware
6 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) BDD
1 7 (46.67%) Compatibility Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (46.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
1 7 (46.67%) System Integration Testing
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
1 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
1 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
1 7 (46.67%) User Stories
2 5 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 4 (26.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Groovy
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Apple Swift
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (6.67%) ES6
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
2 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Atlassian
1 7 (46.67%) Rally
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO