The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 51 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.20% 0.68% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +49.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
138 83 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.94% 28.33% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 59 63
Median daily rate £365 £398 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.17% +3.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -31.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.25 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £18.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Northampton -11 1 £375 +25.00%
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Yocto
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle