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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 146 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.94% 0.81% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.71% 2.51% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 1 1
Median daily rate £280 £85 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+229.41% -69.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £35.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -32.63%
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
643 279 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.38% 32.48% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 144 78
Median daily rate £310 £327 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 18 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.34 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.55% +2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.49 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £30.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 +32 146 £280 +229.41% 12
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 158 (98.14%) Degree
2 105 (65.22%) Windows
3 104 (64.60%) Microsoft
4 94 (58.39%) Security Cleared
5 87 (54.04%) Active Directory
5 87 (54.04%) ITIL
6 81 (50.31%) SC Cleared
7 77 (47.83%) Citrix
8 73 (45.34%) DHCP
9 72 (44.72%) VMware
10 65 (40.37%) Windows Server
11 61 (37.89%) HP
12 57 (35.40%) DNS
12 57 (35.40%) AppSense
12 57 (35.40%) XenApp
13 50 (31.06%) Microsoft App-V
14 48 (29.81%) XenDesktop
15 47 (29.19%) BPSS Clearance
16 45 (27.95%) Disclosure Scotland
16 45 (27.95%) Service Delivery
16 45 (27.95%) Project Management
16 45 (27.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 43 (26.71%) XenServer
18 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2008
18 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2003
19 39 (24.22%) Management Information System
20 37 (22.98%) SAP
21 34 (21.12%) SCCM
22 32 (19.88%) Unix
23 29 (18.01%) Software Delivery

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 23 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 23 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 23 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 20 (12.42%) IIS
3 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.21%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.97%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.73%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.86%) Apache
9 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (45.34%) DHCP
2 57 (35.40%) DNS
3 12 (7.45%) Internet
4 11 (6.83%) Intranet
5 8 (4.97%) Firewall
5 8 (4.97%) SMS
5 8 (4.97%) WAN
6 7 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.73%) NetScaler
7 6 (3.73%) Skype
7 6 (3.73%) VPN
8 5 (3.11%) 3G
8 5 (3.11%) LAN
8 5 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.48%) SAN
10 3 (1.86%) FTP
10 3 (1.86%) HTTP
10 3 (1.86%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.86%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) MySQL
5 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (3.11%) MSI
General
1 19 (11.80%) Finance
2 2 (1.24%) Advertising
3 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (16.77%) Support Engineer
2 16 (9.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 13 (8.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (6.21%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (6.21%) Desktop Support
5 9 (5.59%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (4.97%) Architect
6 8 (4.97%) Support Specialist
6 8 (4.97%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (4.35%) Consultant
8 6 (3.73%) DBA
8 6 (3.73%) Security Engineer
8 6 (3.73%) SQL DBA
9 5 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.11%) Administrator
9 5 (3.11%) Messaging Support
9 5 (3.11%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (2.48%) Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (2.48%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.32%) Middleware
2 3 (1.86%) ISPF
3 1 (0.62%) ADO
3 1 (0.62%) Android SDK
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.22%) Management Information System
2 18 (11.18%) Clustering
3 13 (8.07%) Mainframe
4 12 (7.45%) User Experience
5 9 (5.59%) AS400
5 9 (5.59%) Tandem
6 8 (4.97%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.73%) Replication
8 5 (3.11%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.11%) Fat Client
8 5 (3.11%) HACMP
8 5 (3.11%) Thin Client
8 5 (3.11%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.62%) Economics
12 1 (0.62%) PKI
12 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 105 (65.22%) Windows
2 65 (40.37%) Windows Server
3 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (19.88%) Unix
5 18 (11.18%) AIX
5 18 (11.18%) Linux
6 17 (10.56%) Solaris
7 14 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.35%) Android
8 7 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.73%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.86%) MVS
10 3 (1.86%) zOS
11 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.24%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.62%) Debian
12 1 (0.62%) SUSE
12 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.04%) ITIL
2 45 (27.95%) Project Management
2 45 (27.95%) Service Delivery
3 29 (18.01%) Software Delivery
4 27 (16.77%) Business Continuity
4 27 (16.77%) Incident Management
5 23 (14.29%) ITSM
6 22 (13.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (12.42%) Problem Management
8 17 (10.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 16 (9.94%) Change Management
10 15 (9.32%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (9.32%) QMS
10 15 (9.32%) Quality Management
10 15 (9.32%) Release Management
11 13 (8.07%) Validation
12 12 (7.45%) Change Control
13 10 (6.21%) Server Building
13 10 (6.21%) SOA
14 9 (5.59%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.53%) PowerShell
2 22 (13.66%) SQL
3 20 (12.42%) T-SQL
4 14 (8.70%) VBScript
5 5 (3.11%) VB
6 4 (2.48%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.48%) Perl
6 4 (2.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.86%) C-shell
7 3 (1.86%) JCL
7 3 (1.86%) Korn
7 3 (1.86%) REXX
8 1 (0.62%) Java
8 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 158 (98.14%) Degree
2 94 (58.39%) Security Cleared
3 81 (50.31%) SC Cleared
4 47 (29.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 45 (27.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (17.39%) MCSE
7 17 (10.56%) MCDBA
8 12 (7.45%) CCNA
8 12 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (6.83%) CCNP
9 11 (6.83%) MCP
10 5 (3.11%) IBM AIX Certification
11 3 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.62%) AAT
13 1 (0.62%) CAPM
13 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.62%) RHCE
13 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (27.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 24 (14.91%) SLA
3 15 (9.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 87 (54.04%) Active Directory
2 57 (35.40%) XenApp
3 50 (31.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 48 (29.81%) XenDesktop
5 43 (26.71%) XenServer
6 28 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 7 (4.35%) vSphere
9 5 (3.11%) GPFS
10 3 (1.86%) Samba
10 3 (1.86%) Time Sharing Option
11 2 (1.24%) KVM
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (21.12%) SCCM
2 21 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 21 (13.04%) XenMobile
3 20 (12.42%) EdgeSight
3 20 (12.42%) SafeCom
4 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (5.59%) OpenView
6 6 (3.73%) Perfmon
6 6 (3.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (2.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.62%) OVSD
Vendors
1 104 (64.60%) Microsoft
2 77 (47.83%) Citrix
3 72 (44.72%) VMware
4 61 (37.89%) HP
5 57 (35.40%) AppSense
6 37 (22.98%) SAP
7 24 (14.91%) ThinPrint
8 23 (14.29%) Oracle
9 20 (12.42%) ServiceNow
10 10 (6.21%) CA
11 8 (4.97%) IBM
11 8 (4.97%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.35%) Intel Security
12 7 (4.35%) Symantec
13 6 (3.73%) Lumension
13 6 (3.73%) Meridio
14 5 (3.11%) Trend Micro
15 1 (0.62%) Altiris
15 1 (0.62%) Apple
15 1 (0.62%) Samsung
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