The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Surrey region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 79 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 16 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.08% 1.48% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 6.88% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 16
Average daily rate £295 £306 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.67% -15.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £162 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £393 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £26.25 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.95% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £26.25 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £34.13 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -8.06%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
284 276 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.15% 21.43% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 110 131
Average daily rate £328 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +37.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
Computer Science
South East

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 23 April 2014.

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
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -5 4 £295 +24.21% 3
Staines -3 2 £315 -16.00%
Woking -12 1 - - 6
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (53.85%) C++
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 19 (48.72%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
4 15 (38.46%) PHP
4 15 (38.46%) Windows
5 14 (35.90%) OO
6 13 (33.33%) MySQL
7 12 (30.77%) UNIX
7 12 (30.77%) XHTML
7 12 (30.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.51%) C
10 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) SQL
12 6 (15.38%) MS Office
12 6 (15.38%) Python
12 6 (15.38%) Finance
13 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
13 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
14 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (10.26%) Game Development
14 4 (10.26%) jQuery
14 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
14 4 (10.26%) Firewall
14 4 (10.26%) Games
14 4 (10.26%) Scrum

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (5.13%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) concrete5
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) NFC
4 1 (2.56%) BGP
4 1 (2.56%) MPLS
4 1 (2.56%) OSPF
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) HBase
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Bower
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Games
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Publishing
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Graduate
3 6 (15.38%) Junior
3 6 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Junior C++ Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Platform Architect
6 2 (5.13%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) HTML
2 12 (30.77%) XHTML
2 12 (30.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) MapReduce
4 2 (5.13%) WCF
4 2 (5.13%) LAMP
4 2 (5.13%) Middleware
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) WPF
5 1 (2.56%) Symfony
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.56%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Physics
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (5.13%) Handset
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) SCADA
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) UNIX
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.90%) OO
3 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
3 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
4 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.26%) Game Development
4 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Code Coverage
5 3 (7.69%) MVC
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) Business Development
5 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Logistics
5 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) Process Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C++
2 19 (48.72%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) PHP
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) C
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
7 6 (15.38%) Python
8 4 (10.26%) Java
9 2 (5.13%) Perl
10 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CEH
2 2 (5.13%) CISA
2 2 (5.13%) CISM
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) SSCP
3 1 (2.56%) HNC
3 1 (2.56%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) KVM
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.13%) Qualys
3 2 (5.13%) Tripwire
3 2 (5.13%) Perforce
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Websense
3 2 (5.13%) McAfee
4 1 (2.56%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Google
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