The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / Kent
Rank 42 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.75% 1.60% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 6.52% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £48.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-20.51% +69.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
105 92 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.62% 24.47% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 68 34
Median daily rate £338 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £205 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £510 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £29.92 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Tunbridge Wells +10 2 - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) JSON
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Memory Management
2 8 (72.73%) REST
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
2 8 (72.73%) OpenGL
2 8 (72.73%) Android
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile App
2 8 (72.73%) Android SDK
2 8 (72.73%) Android Development
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile Development
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Essbase

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Essbase
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Android Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Android Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Android SDK
1 8 (72.73%) JSON
1 8 (72.73%) OpenGL
1 8 (72.73%) REST
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Android Development
1 8 (72.73%) Memory Management
1 8 (72.73%) Mobile Development
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperion
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