The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.49% 0.64% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.25% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
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£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -44.00%
Computer Science
Nottinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
98 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.14% 28.43% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 35
Average daily rate £345 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £412 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.53 £16.40 £15.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
4 3 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) XAML
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Maven

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) jMock
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Swing
3 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP