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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.55% 0.62% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.63% 1.89% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £348 £398 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.57% +39.47%
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
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
43 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 30.50% 32.92% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 40
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £309 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +275.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) MPEG
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Digital TV
3 4 (66.67%) DVB
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) STB
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) PhD
6 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) Java

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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DVB
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) Mahout
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) System Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Cascading
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Digital TV
1 4 (66.67%) MPEG
1 4 (66.67%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Neural Network
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
1 1 (16.67%) VMware