The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxford region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 30 32
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.47% 3.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.44% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £8.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+49.60% -6.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.91% 19.16% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 27
Average daily rate £363 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £172 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.39 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Computer Science
Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Security
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Xcode
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Security Officer
1 4 (57.14%) Security Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iPad Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Security
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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