The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -22
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 115 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.90% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.14% 1.96% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 2 2
Median daily rate £273 £318 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.17% +62.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £132 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £504 £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+39.34% -35.78%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
571 357 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.24% 37.86% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 197 85
Median daily rate £313 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.88% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £480 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 17 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -5.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £25.63
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +34 114 £273 -14.17% 8
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 181 (98.37%) Degree
2 124 (67.39%) Windows
3 123 (66.85%) Microsoft
4 105 (57.07%) Security Cleared
5 103 (55.98%) ITIL
6 97 (52.72%) Active Directory
7 92 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 85 (46.20%) Citrix
9 82 (44.57%) DHCP
10 80 (43.48%) Windows Server
11 79 (42.93%) VMware
12 74 (40.22%) HP
13 63 (34.24%) DNS
13 63 (34.24%) XenApp
13 63 (34.24%) AppSense
14 60 (32.61%) BPSS Clearance
15 59 (32.07%) Service Delivery
16 58 (31.52%) Disclosure Scotland
17 56 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
18 54 (29.35%) Project Management
18 54 (29.35%) XenDesktop
19 49 (26.63%) XenServer
20 46 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 45 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
22 44 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
22 44 (23.91%) Management Information System
23 42 (22.83%) SAP
24 41 (22.28%) Unix
25 37 (20.11%) SCCM
25 37 (20.11%) Incident Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 26 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 26 (14.13%) MS Exchange
1 26 (14.13%) Skype for Business
2 23 (12.50%) IIS
3 19 (10.33%) WebLogic
4 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.89%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.80%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.63%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.54%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (44.57%) DHCP
2 63 (34.24%) DNS
3 12 (6.52%) Internet
4 11 (5.98%) Intranet
5 8 (4.35%) SMS
6 7 (3.80%) Skype
6 7 (3.80%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.26%) Firewall
7 6 (3.26%) NetScaler
7 6 (3.26%) WAN
8 5 (2.72%) 3G
8 5 (2.72%) VPN
8 5 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.17%) SAN
10 3 (1.63%) FTP
10 3 (1.63%) HTTP
10 3 (1.63%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.63%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.63%) LAN
11 1 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.72%) MSI
General
1 23 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.09%) Advertising
3 1 (0.54%) French Language
3 1 (0.54%) German Language
3 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (18.48%) Support Engineer
2 19 (10.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 16 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (6.52%) Support Specialist
5 10 (5.43%) Architect
5 10 (5.43%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (5.43%) Desktop Support
6 9 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (4.35%) Consultant
7 8 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
8 7 (3.80%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) Administrator
9 6 (3.26%) DBA
9 6 (3.26%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.72%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (2.72%) Messaging Support
10 5 (2.72%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (2.17%) Active Directory Engineer
11 4 (2.17%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.70%) Middleware
2 3 (1.63%) ISPF
3 1 (0.54%) ADO
3 1 (0.54%) Android SDK
3 1 (0.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.54%) J2EE
3 1 (0.54%) JSON
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.91%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.78%) Clustering
3 13 (7.07%) Mainframe
4 11 (5.98%) User Experience
5 10 (5.43%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.89%) AS400
6 9 (4.89%) Tandem
7 6 (3.26%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.26%) Replication
7 6 (3.26%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.72%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.72%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.63%) HACMP
10 3 (1.63%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.09%) CESG
11 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 124 (67.39%) Windows
2 80 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 45 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (22.28%) Unix
6 27 (14.67%) AIX
7 25 (13.59%) Solaris
8 20 (10.87%) Linux
9 14 (7.61%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.89%) Android
10 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.63%) MVS
12 3 (1.63%) zOS
13 2 (1.09%) HPUX
13 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.09%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (55.98%) ITIL
2 59 (32.07%) Service Delivery
3 54 (29.35%) Project Management
4 37 (20.11%) Incident Management
5 32 (17.39%) Business Continuity
5 32 (17.39%) Software Delivery
6 30 (16.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 28 (15.22%) Problem Management
8 25 (13.59%) ITSM
9 24 (13.04%) Change Management
10 23 (12.50%) QMS
10 23 (12.50%) Release Management
11 22 (11.96%) Quality Management
12 19 (10.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 18 (9.78%) SOA
14 15 (8.15%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (7.61%) Validation
16 12 (6.52%) Change Control
17 10 (5.43%) Financial Modelling
17 10 (5.43%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) PowerShell
2 25 (13.59%) SQL
3 21 (11.41%) T-SQL
4 15 (8.15%) VBScript
5 6 (3.26%) Perl
5 6 (3.26%) VB
6 4 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.17%) Java
6 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.63%) C-shell
7 3 (1.63%) JCL
7 3 (1.63%) Korn
7 3 (1.63%) Python
7 3 (1.63%) REXX
8 1 (0.54%) C
8 1 (0.54%) C++
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 181 (98.37%) Degree
2 105 (57.07%) Security Cleared
3 92 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 60 (32.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 46 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (15.76%) MCSE
7 17 (9.24%) MCDBA
8 12 (6.52%) CCNA
8 12 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (5.98%) CCNP
9 11 (5.98%) MCP
10 4 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.63%) IBM AIX Certification
12 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.54%) AAT
13 1 (0.54%) CAPM
13 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.54%) RHCE
13 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (31.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 31 (16.85%) SLA
3 22 (11.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 97 (52.72%) Active Directory
2 63 (34.24%) XenApp
3 56 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 54 (29.35%) XenDesktop
5 49 (26.63%) XenServer
6 32 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (14.67%) Hyper-V
8 8 (4.35%) vSphere
9 3 (1.63%) GPFS
9 3 (1.63%) Samba
9 3 (1.63%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (1.09%) KVM
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (20.11%) SCCM
2 25 (13.59%) XenMobile
3 24 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 23 (12.50%) EdgeSight
4 23 (12.50%) SafeCom
5 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (4.89%) OpenView
7 7 (3.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (3.26%) Perfmon
9 4 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (1.09%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.54%) OVPA
11 1 (0.54%) OVSD
Vendors
1 123 (66.85%) Microsoft
2 85 (46.20%) Citrix
3 79 (42.93%) VMware
4 74 (40.22%) HP
5 63 (34.24%) AppSense
6 42 (22.83%) SAP
7 33 (17.93%) Oracle
8 28 (15.22%) ServiceNow
9 27 (14.67%) ThinPrint
10 18 (9.78%) CA
11 8 (4.35%) Intel Security
11 8 (4.35%) Symantec
12 7 (3.80%) IBM
12 7 (3.80%) Lumension
13 6 (3.26%) Meridio
13 6 (3.26%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.26%) Trend Micro
14 2 (1.09%) Apple
14 2 (1.09%) Samsung
15 1 (0.54%) Axway
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