The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Liverpool region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 22 23
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 2.47% 3.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 16.00% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £500 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+25.43% -8.06%
Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 16.92% 15.43% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 18
Average daily rate £326 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £170 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £11.96 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Computer Science
Merseyside

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool