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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 70 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 19 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.37% 1.70% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 6.23% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
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£350 £295 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £221 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Average hourly rate £90.00 £11.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+700.00% -71.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £21.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+36.61% -38.68%
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
399 353 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.71% 27.28% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 183 132
Average daily rate £400 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 38
Average hourly rate £31.75 £18.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.62% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £34.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 26 January 2015. 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
Guildford -3 3 - - 10
Staines -6 3 £331 +53.35%
Reigate +7 2 £135 -40.00% 2
Dorking - 1 £325 - 1
Egham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Woking - - - - 7
Chertsey - - - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) Degree
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) UNIX
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 8 (24.24%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) Cartography
6 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
6 7 (21.21%) Data Management
6 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) MS Access
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 7 (21.21%) GIS
6 7 (21.21%) ArcGIS
6 7 (21.21%) ArcInfo
6 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
7 6 (18.18%) Web Services
7 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 5 (15.15%) MPLS
8 5 (15.15%) ITSM
9 4 (12.12%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Finance
9 4 (12.12%) Back Office
9 4 (12.12%) OSPF
9 4 (12.12%) Remedy

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (21.21%) ArcGIS
2 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) ArcInfo
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) MPLS
2 4 (12.12%) OSPF
2 4 (12.12%) BGP
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) HSRP
3 1 (3.03%) UPnP
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MS Access
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Toad
2 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Back Office
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
1 7 (21.21%) Support Technician
1 7 (21.21%) Administrator
1 7 (21.21%) GIS Technician
2 4 (12.12%) Web Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) IP Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Web Support Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Web Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Junior Tester
4 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Junior
4 2 (6.06%) Graduate
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) EJB
3 4 (12.12%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) WCF
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) GIS
3 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.06%) DTV
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) STB
5 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
2 7 (21.21%) Data Management
2 7 (21.21%) Cartography
3 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) ITSM
4 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.12%) Test Management
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Business Development
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.12%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) C
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) HNC
2 4 (12.12%) HND
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) CEH
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) IIBA
4 1 (3.03%) CBAP
4 1 (3.03%) SSCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
1 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
1 3 (9.09%) SCSM
2 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) Remedy
4 4 (12.12%) F5
5 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (6.06%) McAfee
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) Tripwire
6 2 (6.06%) Qualys
6 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.03%) Websense
7 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) Apple