The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.11% 5.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.00% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
Computer Science
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.22% 52.63% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 10
Median daily rate £170 £370 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.05% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £315 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £31.50 - £15.75
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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) EDI
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Game Development
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Online Games
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) EDI
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft