The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Guildford region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.75% 4.19% 2.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £428 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+49.60% -6.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
23 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.16% 20.94% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 11
Average daily rate £300 £320 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £158 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £430 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 £31.25 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.40% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Computer Science
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Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (20.00%) Direct3D
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
1 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Direct3D
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Game Development
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco