The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 102 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 21 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 0.32% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 1.14% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 10
Average daily rate
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£349 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £300 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £38.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 - £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -40.00%
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 Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
641 439 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.46% 27.82% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 238 179
Average daily rate £360 £351 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 19 35
Average hourly rate £16.72 £28.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.28% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £17.70 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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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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
Southampton -4 2 £400 - 8
Basingstoke - 1 £375 - 7
Gosport - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 2
Romsey - - - - 1
Havant - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 3
Aldershot - - - - 2
Andover - - - -
Winchester - - - - 2
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Alton - - - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 39 (90.70%) Degree
2 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
5 14 (32.56%) Validation
6 13 (30.23%) ITIL
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.91%) HP
8 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (25.58%) HTML
9 9 (20.93%) XML
10 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.60%) SQL
10 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
10 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
11 7 (16.28%) CISSP
11 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.95%) SIEM
12 6 (13.95%) GCIA
12 6 (13.95%) GIAC
12 6 (13.95%) Internet
13 5 (11.63%) Six Sigma
13 5 (11.63%) MCSE
13 5 (11.63%) MCSA
13 5 (11.63%) VBScript
13 5 (11.63%) Java
13 5 (11.63%) C
13 5 (11.63%) C++
13 5 (11.63%) JSP
13 5 (11.63%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) WordPress
2 2 (4.65%) Drupal
2 2 (4.65%) TeamSite
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) Internet
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) SNMP
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) DVB
5 2 (4.65%) X.400
5 2 (4.65%) SMTP
6 1 (2.33%) FTP
6 1 (2.33%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.33%) UPnP
6 1 (2.33%) X.500
6 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Military
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (2.33%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Auditor
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) XML
3 5 (11.63%) JSP
4 4 (9.30%) CSS
4 4 (9.30%) Web Services
5 3 (6.98%) SOAP
5 3 (6.98%) .NET
5 3 (6.98%) REST
5 3 (6.98%) HTML5
6 2 (4.65%) JSON
6 2 (4.65%) Ajax
6 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) XSL
7 1 (2.33%) POSIX
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) XSLT
7 1 (2.33%) XSD
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.33%) Spring
7 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.98%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) MPEG
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
3 1 (2.33%) STB
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) SCADA
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.33%) Derivative
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) SUSE
3 1 (2.33%) Debian
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Validation
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) SIEM
4 5 (11.63%) Six Sigma
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
4 5 (11.63%) High Availability
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security
7 2 (4.65%) TDD
7 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.65%) OO
8 1 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.63%) VBScript
3 5 (11.63%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) C
3 5 (11.63%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 3 (6.98%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
5 2 (4.65%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Delphi
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) Degree
2 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
3 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
4 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (16.28%) CISSP
6 6 (13.95%) GCIA
6 6 (13.95%) GIAC
7 5 (11.63%) MCSE
7 5 (11.63%) MCSA
7 5 (11.63%) MCITP
8 4 (9.30%) HND
9 3 (6.98%) MCP
9 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
10 2 (4.65%) HNC
10 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (2.33%) CCNP
11 1 (2.33%) CCNA
11 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (2.33%) CISA
11 1 (2.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.33%) TickIT
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Firmware
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) HP
3 5 (11.63%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Google
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Synergize Consulting
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