The 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - - 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+36.61% -38.68%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
47 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.97% 18.56% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 14
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +135.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared