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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.62% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 1.37% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £344 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +55.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
71 73 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.74% 23.70% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 54
Median daily rate £341 £335 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.37% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.05 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.65 £15.45 £29.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

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
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 6 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
Brighton - 2 - - 5
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

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

1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) JMeter
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 6 (60.00%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (60.00%) Groovy
3 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (60.00%) Confluence
3 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) Hudson
3 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Gradle
3 6 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (60.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) ISEB
3 6 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 (60.00%) Confluence
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JMeter
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) JUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Ant
3 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (60.00%) Gradle
3 6 (60.00%) Hudson
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) jMock
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) CppUnit
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infor Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
2 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (60.00%) Java EE
2 6 (60.00%) JMS
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Grafana
1 1 (10.00%) Graphite
1 1 (10.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (60.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (10.00%) Coverity
2 1 (10.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (10.00%) Infor
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Veracode