The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 35 29
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 1.32% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.00% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.72 £33.78
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +17.58%
Computer Science
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 100 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.25% 33.11% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 20
Median daily rate £381 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £172 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +151.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £30.19 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £30.19 £13.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Computer Science
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) GCFA
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) EnCE
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (100.00%) CFCE
1 4 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (100.00%) GCFE
1 4 (100.00%) EnCase

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CFCE
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) EnCE
1 4 (100.00%) GCFA
1 4 (100.00%) GCFE
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk