The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 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 St Albans - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £322
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.22 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.32% -3.93%
Computer Science
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 36.36% 38.10% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in St Albans