The 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.72% 1.47% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 5.88% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.69 £27.38
% change year-on-year
+74.27% +4.80%
Computer Science
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
46 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 39.66% 25.00% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 26
Average daily rate £375 £335 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £229 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) 2G
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Billing
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) Siemens
3 2 (28.57%) SPSS
3 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) HNC
3 2 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SPSS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) 2G
2 2 (28.57%) 3G
2 2 (28.57%) 4G
2 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 2 (28.57%) VoLTE
3 1 (14.29%) FCAPS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Billing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Transmission Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Akka
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) spray
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Kinect
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) CMMI
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) R
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
2 2 (28.57%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (14.29%) BT
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel
2 1 (14.29%) NetCracker
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) ZTE