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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 61 36
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 14 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.39% 1.04% 2.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.92% 3.03% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Median daily rate £403 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £324
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.44 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+30.40% -12.05%
Computer Science
South East

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
157 264 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.79% 34.42% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 176 80
Median daily rate £375 £370 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £502 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.17% -33.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.47 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 5 £415 +32.80% 10
Abingdon - 1 £175 - 4
Kidlington - 1 £380 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (44.00%) Java
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) PHP
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) OO
5 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) Unix
6 5 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) QA
6 5 (20.00%) Time Management
7 4 (16.00%) Android
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (16.00%) Signal Processing
7 4 (16.00%) Retail
7 4 (16.00%) Network Design
7 4 (16.00%) Project Planning

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 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (12.00%) Node.js
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) KDB
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Redmine
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Back Office
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Front Office
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) AWS Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Graduate
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Software Design Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Storage Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) PostGIS
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.00%) Celery
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) Django
5 2 (8.00%) Flask
5 2 (8.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) Android SDK
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Esper
6 1 (4.00%) MDX
6 1 (4.00%) NumPy
6 1 (4.00%) Pyramid
6 1 (4.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Physics
4 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Android
3 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) OOD
3 5 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Signal Processing
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Perforce
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Talend
Oxfordshire
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