The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.71% 0.43% 4.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 1.30% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Median daily rate £320 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
Computer Science
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 77 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 26.95% 33.33% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 51 88
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £713 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% +304.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Slough region.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC