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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 96 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 19 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.91% 0.42% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% 1.64% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
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£350 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £13.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+155.55% -63.51%
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
626 428 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.87% 25.88% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 247 285
Average daily rate £355 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 14 42
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.03% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.95 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Hook - 4 £348 -
Portsmouth -3 2 £573 - 3
Gosport - 2 - - 1
Southampton - 1 £350 - 6
Winchester - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 3
Fareham - - - - 2
Romsey - - - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 33 (91.67%) Degree
2 22 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 14 (38.89%) Windows
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) Validation
7 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.22%) CISSP
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (19.44%) HP
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
8 7 (19.44%) C
8 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Internet
9 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) XML
10 5 (13.89%) GIAC
10 5 (13.89%) Firewall
10 5 (13.89%) GCIA
10 5 (13.89%) ArcSight
10 5 (13.89%) SIEM
10 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
11 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.11%) Web Services
11 4 (11.11%) MCSE
11 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 3 (8.33%) SNMP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.67%) Internet
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) SNMP
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (5.56%) X.400
5 2 (5.56%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) DVB
6 1 (2.78%) X.500
6 1 (2.78%) UPnP
6 1 (2.78%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
1 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Developer
1 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (8.33%) Build Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) XML
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) JSP
4 2 (5.56%) REST
4 2 (5.56%) SOAP
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) POSIX
5 1 (2.78%) XSL
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.78%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.78%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.56%) CESG
2 2 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) STB
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) SCADA
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) RMADS
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) SUSE
3 1 (2.78%) Debian
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Validation
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) SIEM
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 3 (8.33%) High Availability
4 3 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.56%) Security Management
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Delphi
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (91.67%) Degree
2 22 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) CISSP
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (13.89%) GIAC
5 5 (13.89%) GCIA
6 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) MCSE
7 3 (8.33%) MCSA
7 3 (8.33%) HND
7 3 (8.33%) MCP
7 3 (8.33%) CISA
7 3 (8.33%) CISM
7 3 (8.33%) MCITP
8 2 (5.56%) MBA
9 1 (2.78%) CCNP
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.78%) PhD
9 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) JSP 440
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.78%) TickIT
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Google