The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £39.25 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-21.01% +16.98%
Computer Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.85% 32.49% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 18
Median daily rate £500 £475 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +37.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £320 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands