The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 43 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.18% 1.94% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.16% 6.71% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 8
Median daily rate £375 £350 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £237 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £410 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 Oxfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
148 149 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.15% 28.88% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 113 137
Median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £138 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.80 £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.65 £119.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Oxford +5 12 £500 +42.85% 8
Kidlington - 2 £300 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £275 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (34.48%) Problem Management
5 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
6 8 (27.59%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
7 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) LAN
7 7 (24.14%) WAN
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) Perl
8 6 (20.69%) PHP
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (20.69%) BYOD
8 6 (20.69%) Service Design
8 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (20.69%) SCCM
8 6 (20.69%) SCOM
8 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (20.69%) Office 365

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (17.24%) Drupal
1 5 (17.24%) SilverStripe
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) GitHub
3 2 (6.90%) Heroku
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
2 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Kerberos
3 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
3 4 (13.79%) SSL
4 3 (10.34%) Junos
5 2 (6.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Designer
2 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Development Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Software Development Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) Laravel
2 5 (17.24%) Symfony
2 5 (17.24%) XML
2 5 (17.24%) XML Schema
2 5 (17.24%) XSLT
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) Ember.js
5 2 (6.90%) Express
5 2 (6.90%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (6.90%) Meteor
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 2 (6.90%) React
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.69%) BYOD
4 4 (13.79%) PKI
5 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.45%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.79%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Problem Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (20.69%) Service Design
6 5 (17.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (17.24%) RDF
6 5 (17.24%) Release Management
6 5 (17.24%) Secure Coding
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Email Filtering
7 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
7 4 (13.79%) Patch Management
7 4 (13.79%) Time Management
7 4 (13.79%) Web Filtering
8 3 (10.34%) Network Design
8 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Perl
1 6 (20.69%) PHP
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) XPath
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CISSP
2 3 (10.34%) JNCIA
2 3 (10.34%) JNCIP
2 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) HIPAA
1 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (6.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
2 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
1 6 (20.69%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) AppDNA
2 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
2 4 (13.79%) Brocade
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) F5
2 4 (13.79%) Intel Security
2 4 (13.79%) Juniper
2 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) RedGate
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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