The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 69 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 14 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.07% 1.16% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.26% 6.91% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
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£284 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.64% -7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
266 217 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.41% 16.80% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 95 92
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 38
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -2 3 - -
Woking - 2 £320 - 4
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 2
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 4
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 24 (88.89%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) UNIX
8 5 (18.52%) C++
8 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
8 5 (18.52%) Workflow
8 5 (18.52%) InfoPath
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (18.52%) SCOM
8 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
8 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
9 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (14.81%) Logistics
9 4 (14.81%) Java
9 4 (14.81%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) JRun
3 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion MX
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) InfoPath
3 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) NFC
3 1 (3.70%) DVB
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.41%) RapidMiner
3 2 (7.41%) HBase
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) XML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) Flash
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) WinForms
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.41%) Handset
2 2 (7.41%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) DTV
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Firmware
3 1 (3.70%) Interactive TV
3 1 (3.70%) IPTV
3 1 (3.70%) SCADA
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Workflow
3 4 (14.81%) Logistics
3 4 (14.81%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.41%) MapReduce
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Data Security
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
5 2 (7.41%) Business Development
5 2 (7.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) C++
2 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C
5 2 (7.41%) R
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PhD
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) MCDST
4 1 (3.70%) MBA
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
1 2 (7.41%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 3 (11.11%) SCSM
4 1 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
3 3 (11.11%) Perforce
4 2 (7.41%) Tableau
4 2 (7.41%) Nintex
4 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Sybase
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) Apple