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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.85% - 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.64% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
Computer Science
South East

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
66 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.21% 24.58% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 26
Median daily rate £335 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £204 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 8
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 - - 3
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 9 (75.00%) Memory Management
2 9 (75.00%) REST
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 7 (58.33%) Android SDK
3 7 (58.33%) Android Development
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Android
3 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (16.67%) Xcode
4 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) iPhone
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) iPad

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Essbase
1 1 (8.33%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Android Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Android Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
1 9 (75.00%) OpenGL
1 9 (75.00%) REST
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (16.67%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Memory Management
1 9 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 7 (58.33%) Android Development
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
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