The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 10.53% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
Computer Science
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Paddington region.

Miscellaneous Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 57.89% 71.43% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate £350 £450 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Paddington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) CAML
4 1 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) nmon
4 1 (25.00%) SABSA
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) DHTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) SABSA
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk