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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 56 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 34 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.83% 0.93% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.42% 2.73% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 2
Median daily rate £400 £328 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £315 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £330 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.20 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -28.00%
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
361 477 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.03% 34.14% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 259 206
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 20
Median hourly rate £27.38 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 4 £341 - 4
Staines -2 3 £619 - 2
Egham - 2 £400 - 1
Reigate - 2 £361 -
Woking - 2 - - 5
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 45 (75.00%) Degree
2 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) Multithreading
3 19 (31.67%) C++
4 18 (30.00%) Linux
5 15 (25.00%) SQL
5 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (21.67%) C#
6 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
7 12 (20.00%) Web Services
8 11 (18.33%) Scrum
8 11 (18.33%) Use Case
9 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 10 (16.67%) .NET
10 9 (15.00%) C
10 9 (15.00%) Unix
10 9 (15.00%) Apache
10 9 (15.00%) Python
10 9 (15.00%) Splunk
10 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
11 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (13.33%) Finance
11 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
11 8 (13.33%) HTML
11 8 (13.33%) Java
11 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.33%) Cisco

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (15.00%) Apache
2 7 (11.67%) OpenStack
2 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.00%) JBoss
3 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Simulink
2 1 (1.67%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) SaaS
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (6.67%) IaaS
3 4 (6.67%) PaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) MPLS
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) IPsec
3 4 (6.67%) LDAP
3 4 (6.67%) SSH
3 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) 3G
4 3 (5.00%) 4G
4 3 (5.00%) BGP
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.00%) DHCP
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
4 3 (5.00%) LAN
4 3 (5.00%) OSPF
4 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.33%) DVB
5 2 (3.33%) Internet
5 2 (3.33%) SAN
5 2 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) OLTP
4 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) VLDB
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.67%) Ant
3 7 (11.67%) JIRA
3 7 (11.67%) Maven
3 7 (11.67%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) Hudson
4 5 (8.33%) NUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.00%) TestNG
5 3 (5.00%) Toad
5 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.00%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (6.67%) ArcSight Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) AWS Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) SIEM Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) Web Services
2 10 (16.67%) .NET
3 8 (13.33%) HTML
4 7 (11.67%) MFC
4 7 (11.67%) WPF
5 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 6 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) XML
7 4 (6.67%) boto
7 4 (6.67%) Regular Expression
7 4 (6.67%) REST
8 3 (5.00%) EJB
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) J2EE
8 3 (5.00%) Middleware
9 2 (3.33%) LAMP
9 2 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.00%) Fintech
5 2 (3.33%) Contactless
5 2 (3.33%) Digital TV
5 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.33%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) MPEG
5 2 (3.33%) STB
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Unix
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.00%) VMS
6 2 (3.33%) CentOS
6 2 (3.33%) Solaris
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) Multithreading
3 11 (18.33%) Scrum
3 11 (18.33%) Use Case
4 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (13.33%) SOA
6 7 (11.67%) DevOps
6 7 (11.67%) Software Deployment
7 6 (10.00%) Analytics
7 6 (10.00%) Migration
7 6 (10.00%) MVC
8 5 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (8.33%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) SOLID
9 4 (6.67%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.67%) MVVM
9 4 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) C++
2 15 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (21.67%) C#
4 9 (15.00%) C
4 9 (15.00%) Python
5 8 (13.33%) Java
5 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) Embedded C++
6 7 (11.67%) Ruby
7 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.33%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.67%) AWS Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.67%) CISSP
3 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) GIAC
3 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) CCNA
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) RHCA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) GlusterFS
2 2 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Ansible
1 7 (11.67%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) QRadar
2 4 (6.67%) SCOM
3 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) SCCM
4 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Splunk
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) ArcSight
5 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (6.67%) Intel Security
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.00%) Dell
6 3 (5.00%) Remedy
7 2 (3.33%) Brocade
7 2 (3.33%) EMC
7 2 (3.33%) StorageTek
7 2 (3.33%) Sun
7 2 (3.33%) Veritas
7 2 (3.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.67%) F5
8 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds