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 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 50 92 69
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -23
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 63 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.61% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.41% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 1 1
Median daily rate £285 £550 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% +400.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £34.50 £7.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+375.86% -
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
552 384 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.35% 34.94% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 228 139
Median daily rate £340 £430 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £280 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 34
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.50 £35.40
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 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +33 61 £283 -48.63% 4
Durham +6 1 £413 - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 206 (98.56%) Degree
2 147 (70.33%) Windows
2 147 (70.33%) Microsoft
3 124 (59.33%) Active Directory
4 118 (56.46%) Security Cleared
5 104 (49.76%) ITIL
6 102 (48.80%) Windows Server
7 101 (48.33%) SC Cleared
8 90 (43.06%) HP
9 84 (40.19%) DHCP
9 84 (40.19%) Citrix
10 78 (37.32%) VMware
11 73 (34.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 67 (32.06%) DNS
13 65 (31.10%) Windows Server 2008
14 62 (29.67%) AppSense
15 61 (29.19%) XenApp
15 61 (29.19%) Service Delivery
16 59 (28.23%) BPSS Clearance
17 58 (27.75%) Disclosure Scotland
18 57 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 56 (26.79%) Microsoft App-V
20 54 (25.84%) XenDesktop
21 53 (25.36%) Project Management
22 52 (24.88%) MCSE
23 50 (23.92%) PowerShell
24 49 (23.44%) XenServer
25 47 (22.49%) Management Information System
26 42 (20.10%) Unix
26 42 (20.10%) SAP

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 41 (19.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 41 (19.62%) MS Exchange
1 41 (19.62%) Skype for Business
2 30 (14.35%) IIS
3 28 (13.40%) SharePoint
4 23 (11.00%) OpenStack
5 22 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (10.05%) WebLogic
7 11 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.44%) Apache
11 2 (0.96%) AquaLogic
11 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.96%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (16.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (40.19%) DHCP
2 67 (32.06%) DNS
3 22 (10.53%) Skype
4 16 (7.66%) Internet
5 15 (7.18%) Intranet
6 8 (3.83%) SMS
7 7 (3.35%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.87%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.91%) Firewall
9 4 (1.91%) HTTP
9 4 (1.91%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.91%) SAN
9 4 (1.91%) WAN
10 3 (1.44%) 3G
10 3 (1.44%) FTP
10 3 (1.44%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.44%) VPN
10 3 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.96%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.96%) MySQL
7 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.39%) MSI
General
1 18 (8.61%) Finance
2 2 (0.96%) Advertising
2 2 (0.96%) French Language
2 2 (0.96%) German Language
2 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 19 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 16 (7.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (6.22%) Support Specialist
5 12 (5.74%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (4.78%) Citrix Engineer
6 10 (4.78%) Desktop Support
7 9 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (4.31%) Office 365 Specialist
8 8 (3.83%) Consultant
8 8 (3.83%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (3.35%) Security Engineer
10 6 (2.87%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (2.87%) Administrator
10 6 (2.87%) DBA
10 6 (2.87%) Messaging Engineer
10 6 (2.87%) SQL DBA
10 6 (2.87%) Unix Engineer
11 5 (2.39%) Mobility Engineer
11 5 (2.39%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.70%) Middleware
2 7 (3.35%) .NET
2 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.44%) ISPF
4 2 (0.96%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (0.96%) J2EE
5 1 (0.48%) ADO
5 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.48%) JSON
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.49%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.61%) Clustering
3 12 (5.74%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.74%) Mainframe
4 11 (5.26%) User Experience
5 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.31%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.83%) AS400
6 8 (3.83%) Replication
6 8 (3.83%) Tandem
7 6 (2.87%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.87%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.44%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.44%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.44%) PKI
9 3 (1.44%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.96%) CESG
10 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 147 (70.33%) Windows
2 102 (48.80%) Windows Server
3 65 (31.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (20.10%) Unix
6 31 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (12.92%) AIX
7 27 (12.92%) Solaris
8 20 (9.57%) Linux
9 15 (7.18%) Android
9 15 (7.18%) Apple iOS
10 12 (5.74%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.35%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.44%) MVS
12 3 (1.44%) zOS
13 2 (0.96%) OS/390
13 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.96%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.48%) Debian
14 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (49.76%) ITIL
2 61 (29.19%) Service Delivery
3 53 (25.36%) Project Management
4 38 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 33 (15.79%) Business Continuity
6 30 (14.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 30 (14.35%) Software Delivery
7 29 (13.88%) Problem Management
8 25 (11.96%) Change Management
9 24 (11.48%) QMS
9 24 (11.48%) Release Management
10 23 (11.00%) Quality Management
11 19 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 19 (9.09%) SOA
12 18 (8.61%) ITSM
12 18 (8.61%) Migration
13 16 (7.66%) Change Control
13 16 (7.66%) Validation
14 15 (7.18%) Load Balancing
14 15 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.92%) PowerShell
2 25 (11.96%) SQL
3 21 (10.05%) T-SQL
4 15 (7.18%) VBScript
5 7 (3.35%) Perl
6 6 (2.87%) VB
7 5 (2.39%) Java
8 4 (1.91%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.91%) Python
8 4 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.44%) C
9 3 (1.44%) C-shell
9 3 (1.44%) JCL
9 3 (1.44%) Korn
9 3 (1.44%) REXX
10 2 (0.96%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 206 (98.56%) Degree
2 118 (56.46%) Security Cleared
3 101 (48.33%) SC Cleared
4 73 (34.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (28.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 52 (24.88%) MCSE
7 16 (7.66%) MCDBA
8 12 (5.74%) MCP
9 11 (5.26%) CCNA
9 11 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (4.78%) CCNP
11 5 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.96%) MCTS
13 1 (0.48%) AAT
13 1 (0.48%) CAPM
13 1 (0.48%) IBM AIX Certification
13 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.48%) RHCE
13 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (27.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 31 (14.83%) SLA
3 22 (10.53%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.96%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
System Software
1 124 (59.33%) Active Directory
2 61 (29.19%) XenApp
3 56 (26.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 54 (25.84%) XenDesktop
5 49 (23.44%) XenServer
6 31 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (12.92%) Hyper-V
8 8 (3.83%) vSphere
9 3 (1.44%) Samba
9 3 (1.44%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (0.96%) KVM
11 1 (0.48%) GPFS
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (17.22%) SCCM
2 25 (11.96%) XenMobile
3 23 (11.00%) EdgeSight
3 23 (11.00%) SafeCom
4 22 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (4.31%) AirWatch
7 8 (3.83%) OpenView
8 7 (3.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (2.87%) Perfmon
10 5 (2.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.96%) OVPA
12 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.48%) OVSD
Vendors
1 147 (70.33%) Microsoft
2 90 (43.06%) HP
3 84 (40.19%) Citrix
4 78 (37.32%) VMware
5 62 (29.67%) AppSense
6 42 (20.10%) SAP
7 34 (16.27%) Oracle
8 30 (14.35%) ServiceNow
9 25 (11.96%) ThinPrint
10 19 (9.09%) CA
11 8 (3.83%) Intel Security
11 8 (3.83%) Symantec
12 7 (3.35%) Lumension
13 6 (2.87%) IBM
13 6 (2.87%) Meridio
13 6 (2.87%) Trend Micro
14 4 (1.91%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.96%) Apple
15 2 (0.96%) Axway
15 2 (0.96%) Sun
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