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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 102 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 22 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 0.44% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.42% 2.19% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 5
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£349 £525 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.52% +101.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £525 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+53.22% -17.33%
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
498 366 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.82% 20.08% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 218 211
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 19 44
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.80 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £35.30 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 3 £348 -
Portsmouth +2 2 £573 - 2
Southampton - 1 £350 - 2
Winchester - 1 £290 -
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 4
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - - 3
Petersfield - - - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (90.91%) Degree
2 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 10 (30.30%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 8 (24.24%) C
7 7 (21.21%) CISSP
7 7 (21.21%) Validation
8 6 (18.18%) HP
8 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (15.15%) CISA
9 5 (15.15%) CISM
9 5 (15.15%) Information Security
9 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
10 4 (12.12%) CESG
10 4 (12.12%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (12.12%) MBA
10 4 (12.12%) Security Management
10 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
10 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.12%) Java
10 4 (12.12%) SQL
10 4 (12.12%) MCSE
10 4 (12.12%) Web Services
11 3 (9.09%) MS Office
11 3 (9.09%) ITIL
11 3 (9.09%) MCP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) SNMP
3 2 (6.06%) SMTP
3 2 (6.06%) X.400
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) UPnP
4 1 (3.03%) NFC
4 1 (3.03%) X.500
4 1 (3.03%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Military
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (3.03%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) JSP
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) POSIX
4 1 (3.03%) LAMP
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) MDX
4 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Spring Security
4 1 (3.03%) GWT
4 1 (3.03%) WAMP
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) CESG
1 4 (12.12%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (9.09%) Firmware
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) SCADA
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) RMADS
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.03%) Kindle
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) STB
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) SUSE
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Validation
2 5 (15.15%) Information Security
2 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.12%) Security Management
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.06%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C
2 4 (12.12%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Delphi
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) ECMAScript
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (90.91%) Degree
2 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) CISSP
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (15.15%) CISA
5 5 (15.15%) CISM
6 4 (12.12%) MBA
6 4 (12.12%) MCSE
7 3 (9.09%) MCP
7 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) HND
8 2 (6.06%) GIAC
8 2 (6.06%) GCIA
9 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.03%) MCITP
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (3.03%) MCSA
9 1 (3.03%) PhD
9 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.03%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.03%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.03%) Nintex
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
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