The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 104 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 1.24% 1.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 4.34% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 28
Median daily rate - £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
Computer Science
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
440 553 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.32% 28.48% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 281 278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 21
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.18 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% +12.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.65 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £29.00 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Oldham 0 1 - - 9
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) Java
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) Mobile Games
8 4 (19.05%) Games
8 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (14.29%) CSS3
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 3 (14.29%) Moq
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery
9 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Physics
9 3 (14.29%) WCF
9 3 (14.29%) WPF
9 3 (14.29%) LINQ
9 3 (14.29%) WinForms
9 3 (14.29%) Google
9 3 (14.29%) TDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Magnolia
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) SAP BPC
1 1 (4.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Play
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) QlikView
3 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Moq
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Android Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) gulp
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) LINQ
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (14.29%) WinForms
4 3 (14.29%) WPF
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) Android SDK
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.52%) RxJava
5 2 (9.52%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Games
4 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 3 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.76%) Economics
5 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) AIX
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 3 (14.29%) MVC
2 3 (14.29%) TDD
2 3 (14.29%) User Stories
2 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Android Development
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) OOP
3 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Content Management
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
4 1 (4.76%) Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Jython
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Northgate
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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