The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 23 28
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 2.52% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.57% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.78% +46.15%
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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 Peterborough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.30% 29.41% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 18
Average daily rate £313 £233 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% -33.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £120 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £371 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +77.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Computer Science
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree