The first 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 10 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 Hampshire 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 103 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 16 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.79% 1.22% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 5.19% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £420 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +86.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+49.60% -6.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 405 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.30% 23.57% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 229 153
Average daily rate £365 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 52
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.68 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £44.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Computer Science
South East

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 10 July 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 10 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 2 £335 -20.23%
Winchester - 2 £290 - 2
Basingstoke +7 1 £147 -72.00% 1
Southampton +1 1 - - 6
Farnborough - 1 - - 2
Aldershot - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Gosport - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 5
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) C
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) Information Security
6 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
7 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (14.29%) CESG
7 4 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (14.29%) MBA
7 4 (14.29%) CISA
7 4 (14.29%) CISM
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.29%) CISSP
7 4 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.71%) SSL
8 3 (10.71%) SMTP
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) HND
8 3 (10.71%) C++
8 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) SMTP
2 3 (10.71%) Wireless
3 2 (7.14%) SNMP
3 2 (7.14%) X.400
4 1 (3.57%) X.500
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) NFC
4 1 (3.57%) LTE
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) GSM
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) 3GPP
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Military
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) CLAS Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) IP Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
3 2 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) JSP
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) WAMP
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) OLE
3 1 (3.57%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) CESG
1 4 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) RMADS
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Kindle
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) SUSE
3 1 (3.57%) Debian
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Information Security
1 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
1 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.71%) Validation
3 3 (10.71%) Security Management
3 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) OOP
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) ECMAScript
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) R
4 1 (3.57%) Delphi
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CISSP
4 4 (14.29%) CISA
4 4 (14.29%) CISM
4 4 (14.29%) MBA
5 3 (10.71%) HND
5 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) MCSE
6 2 (7.14%) MCP
6 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Nintex
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe