The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - 1.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 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 £42.50 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +74.27%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 57 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 36.52% 34.97% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 16
Median daily rate £250 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Logistics
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) TickIT
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) V-Model
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Java

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) Logistics
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) V-Model
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (37.50%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle