The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 52 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.17% 2.18% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.50% 6.22% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Median daily rate £675 £300 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £300 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £365 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £367
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
- +56.84%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
200 241 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.33% 34.98% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 115 134
Median daily rate £425 £385 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.34% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £13.39 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £18.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Retail
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) SAP
5 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) German Language
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (25.00%) MBA
6 5 (25.00%) PhD
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
7 4 (20.00%) Docker
8 3 (15.00%) Pandas
8 3 (15.00%) scikit-learn
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (15.00%) Deep Learning
8 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
8 3 (15.00%) Theano
8 3 (15.00%) XGBoost
8 3 (15.00%) Keras
8 3 (15.00%) Torch
8 3 (15.00%) Quantitative Analysis

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.00%) StreamServe
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) German Language
4 3 (15.00%) Automotive
4 3 (15.00%) Publishing
5 2 (10.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (10.00%) French Language
5 2 (10.00%) Italian Language
5 2 (10.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (5.00%) Back Office
6 1 (5.00%) Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) Keras
1 3 (15.00%) Pandas
1 3 (15.00%) scikit-learn
1 3 (15.00%) Theano
1 3 (15.00%) Torch
1 3 (15.00%) XGBoost
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SAP TM
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (5.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.00%) Statistics
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (15.00%) B2C
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.00%) Deep Learning
4 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (15.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Contract Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) ABAP
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) MBA
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) CLAS
3 1 (5.00%) GIAC
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) SANS
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SDET
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) FireEye
4 1 (5.00%) GFI Software
4 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint
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