The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.69 £27.38
% change year-on-year
+74.27% +4.80%
Computer Science
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
84 84 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 27.72% 27.45% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 44
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £650 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 8
Average hourly rate £45.88 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £23.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Express
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) gulp
2 2 (50.00%) hapi
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Express
1 2 (50.00%) hapi
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft