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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 38 38
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.89% 2.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.64% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £400 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +49.00%

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
74 55 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 34.26% 24.44% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 31 80
Median daily rate £350 £334 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £459 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Median hourly rate £13.29 £15.50 £22.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -30.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.50 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.98 £15.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) JMeter
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) User Stories
3 6 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Gradle
3 6 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) JMS
3 6 (66.67%) ISEB
3 6 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (66.67%) Ant
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Groovy
3 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 6 (66.67%) Confluence
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber

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 6 (66.67%) Confluence
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JMeter
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) Ant
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) Gradle
3 6 (66.67%) Hudson
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) jMock
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infor Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) Ajax
2 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 6 (66.67%) JMS
2 6 (66.67%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Grafana
1 1 (11.11%) Graphite
1 1 (11.11%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 6 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
2 1 (11.11%) Coverity
2 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
2 1 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Veracode