The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.67% 1.81% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.56% 5.21% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £335 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +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 £42.25 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+32.03% -32.63%
Computer Science
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 96 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.52% 34.66% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 28
Median daily rate £325 £260 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £134 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Median hourly rate £15.75 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £9.50 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £13.60 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Leicester -3 2 £335 -16.25% 4
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Logistics
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Delphi
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) V-Model
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) French Language
6 1 (16.67%) German Language
6 1 (16.67%) Italian Language

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
1 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Logistics
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
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