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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.63% - 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.68% - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £41.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.15% +28.46%
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
93 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.19% 24.89% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 33 24
Average daily rate £400 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £299 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 5
Average hourly rate £8.50 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (33.33%) Physics
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) PlayStation
5 3 (25.00%) Xbox
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) MDX
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) Games
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) WebTrends
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Boomi
2 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Programmer
2 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) MDX
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (33.33%) Physics
2 3 (25.00%) Xbox
2 3 (25.00%) PlayStation
3 2 (16.67%) Grid Computing
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Bug Management
5 1 (8.33%) Campaign Management
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) VBScript
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Aprimo
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
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