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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 50 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.95% 2.25% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.82% 9.38% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £331 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £85 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £395 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +74.27%

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
136 128 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.08% 23.97% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 94 137
Median daily rate £444 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.30 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £85.30 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 0 7 £306 -12.50% 17
Kidlington - 2 £300 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) MVC
6 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (21.43%) Perl
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) RDF
8 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) XML Schema
8 5 (17.86%) C#
8 5 (17.86%) XML
8 5 (17.86%) XSLT
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) MySQL
8 5 (17.86%) DHCP
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (17.86%) Laravel
8 5 (17.86%) 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 (17.86%) Drupal
1 5 (17.86%) SilverStripe
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (7.14%) Heroku
3 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) Junos
4 3 (10.71%) Kerberos
4 3 (10.71%) LDAP
5 2 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Development Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) Laravel
2 5 (17.86%) Symfony
2 5 (17.86%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) XML Schema
2 5 (17.86%) XSLT
3 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) Ember.js
5 2 (7.14%) Express
5 2 (7.14%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (7.14%) Meteor
5 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) React
5 2 (7.14%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.86%) BYOD
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) PKI
5 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.57%) Reinsurance
5 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
4 3 (10.71%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
3 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (17.86%) RDF
4 5 (17.86%) Release Management
4 5 (17.86%) Secure Coding
4 5 (17.86%) Service Design
5 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Time Management
5 4 (14.29%) Web Filtering
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Email Filtering
6 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
6 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Perl
1 6 (21.43%) PHP
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) XPath
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
2 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
2 3 (10.71%) JNCIP
2 3 (10.71%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.57%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 4 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (17.86%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
1 5 (17.86%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) AppDNA
2 2 (7.14%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 4 (14.29%) Brocade
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) F5
2 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 4 (14.29%) Juniper
2 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) RedGate
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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