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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.35% 6.62% 1.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.00% 19.23% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.20 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -28.00%
Computer Science
Leicestershire

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
40 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 27.03% 34.44% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 12
Median daily rate £338 £313 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) V-Model
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Logistics
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) TickIT
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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