The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.93% - 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
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 £42.50 £31.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -34.21%
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
74 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 34.42% 27.01% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 48
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.31 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.85% +133.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £23.56 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £47.50 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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

1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Cascading
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Mahout
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Social Network
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Mahout
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Cascading
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PhD