The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.67 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.72 £47.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-16.38% +49.60%
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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 Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 138 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.98% 36.70% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 105 55
Average daily rate £363 £355 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +24.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Average hourly rate £20.63 £18.75 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.67 £13.55 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) CA PPM
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware