The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.46% - 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.11% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £41.25 - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.72 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.38% +46.15%
Computer Science
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 101 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.48% 21.63% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 42 15
Average daily rate £375 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 9
Average hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £13.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +165.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £24.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £19.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Gloucestershire region.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury - 3 £375 - 2
Cheltenham - 1 - - 2
Gloucester - 1 £450 - 4
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) ESRI
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (12.50%) HNC
7 1 (12.50%) HND
7 1 (12.50%) Avionics
7 1 (12.50%) DO-178B

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) WCF
1 6 (75.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) HNC
4 1 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) ESRI
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
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