The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.07% 2.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.32% 6.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.98% +22.00%
Computer Science
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 116 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.76% 34.94% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 92 36
Median daily rate £375 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £8.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £14.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) Big Data
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
5 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (13.33%) Redis

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Google Play
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Redis
4 1 (6.67%) KDB
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Redmine
2 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Graduate
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Process Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Celery
3 2 (13.33%) Django
3 2 (13.33%) Flask
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) Esper
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
4 1 (6.67%) NumPy
4 1 (6.67%) Pandas
4 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
4 1 (6.67%) Pyramid
4 1 (6.67%) SciPy
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Talend