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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 6 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 4.55% - 8.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£625 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -38.68%
Computer Science
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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 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 50.00% 29.41% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £425 £400 £615
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -34.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) HP