The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 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 Ipswich 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.17% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -2.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 24.56% 26.87% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 7
Average daily rate £375 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
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Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) HND
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) HND
1 4 (80.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB