The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Middlesex 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.89% 0.44% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.92% 1.92% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.80%
Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
51 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.77% 22.71% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 21
Average daily rate £375 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% -3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £188 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £516 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £36.65 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
Computer Science
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Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) W3C
4 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) C#

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
1 1 (25.00%) XSL
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) WebKit
1 1 (25.00%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree