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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.65% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.69 £27.38
% change year-on-year
+74.27% +4.80%
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
75 59 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 24.51% 21.45% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 38
Average daily rate £345 £263 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -21.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £429 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -23.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £22.68 £17.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Automotive
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Informatica
3 2 (50.00%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (50.00%) ERwin
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) DSDM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Rational Rose
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ERwin
1 2 (50.00%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Games Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Games Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (25.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) DSDM
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Game Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago