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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 86 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 24 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.39% 1.20% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.59% 3.85% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 9
Median daily rate £345 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £290 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +56.84%

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
523 571 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.28% 31.15% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 358 315
Median daily rate £420 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 45
Median hourly rate £16.25 £35.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +116.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £14.58 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.41 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +12 10 £353 +13.70%
Farnborough - 2 - - 2
Winchester +2 1 £320 -8.57% 4
Portsmouth -1 1 - - 1
Southampton - 1 - - 6
Andover - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 31 (77.50%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) Firewall
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco
4 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (27.50%) F5
5 11 (27.50%) HP
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) Wireless
7 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) Network Design
8 8 (20.00%) BIG-IP
8 8 (20.00%) CCSE
8 8 (20.00%) JNCIA
8 8 (20.00%) JNCIE
8 8 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 8 (20.00%) HP ASE
8 8 (20.00%) HP MASE
8 8 (20.00%) Aruba
8 8 (20.00%) Riverbed
8 8 (20.00%) FortiGate
8 8 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) WAN
8 8 (20.00%) CCIE
8 8 (20.00%) CCNP
8 8 (20.00%) CCIP
8 8 (20.00%) CCDP
8 8 (20.00%) LAN

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) Apache
1 6 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.50%) nginx
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.50%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP MII
1 1 (2.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) Wireless
3 8 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 8 (20.00%) LAN
3 8 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) SSL
5 3 (7.50%) SNMP
5 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.00%) LDAP
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) SAN
7 1 (2.50%) Skype
7 1 (2.50%) VoIP
7 1 (2.50%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Gradle
3 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (5.00%) IT Architect
6 2 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (5.00%) J2EE Software Architect
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior J2EE Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) ELK Stack
3 4 (10.00%) jQuery
3 4 (10.00%) JSON
3 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) REST
4 3 (7.50%) RESTful
5 2 (5.00%) .NET
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) J2EE
5 2 (5.00%) Java EE
5 2 (5.00%) JDBC
5 2 (5.00%) JSF
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js
5 2 (5.00%) SOAP
5 2 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) ATL
6 1 (2.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.00%) Economics
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Life Science
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
1 9 (22.50%) Network Design
2 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) DevOps
2 7 (17.50%) ITSM
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.00%) UML
4 5 (12.50%) Validation
5 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (7.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.50%) Microservices
6 3 (7.50%) OO PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) C
6 1 (2.50%) ABAP
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (77.50%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (20.00%) CCDP
3 8 (20.00%) CCIE
3 8 (20.00%) CCIP
3 8 (20.00%) CCNP
3 8 (20.00%) CCSA
3 8 (20.00%) CCSE
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (20.00%) HP ASE
3 8 (20.00%) HP MASE
3 8 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 8 (20.00%) JNCIE
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCA
5 1 (2.50%) IRCA
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) PA-DSS
1 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (7.50%) Marathon
2 3 (7.50%) Mesos
2 3 (7.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.50%) Kibana
3 1 (2.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco
2 11 (27.50%) F5
2 11 (27.50%) HP
3 8 (20.00%) Aruba
3 8 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 8 (20.00%) Juniper
3 8 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.50%) NetApp
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle
6 4 (10.00%) Gemalto
6 4 (10.00%) Kaspersky
6 4 (10.00%) Splunk
6 4 (10.00%) Tripwire
7 2 (5.00%) Cognos
7 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (5.00%) Tableau