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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 74 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 15 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.19% 1.78% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 10.73% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £428 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.14% +31.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £408 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £479 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -4.41%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
244 205 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.29% 16.63% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 79 109
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 26
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.88 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 3 - -
Woking - 3 £560 - 4
Guildford +2 1 - - 2
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - - 5
Shepperton - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (83.33%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (26.67%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (20.00%) Logistics
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (20.00%) Linux
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.00%) Workflow
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 5 (16.67%) MS Office
8 5 (16.67%) C#
8 5 (16.67%) InfoPath
9 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (13.33%) C
9 4 (13.33%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.33%) OO
9 4 (13.33%) Internet

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion MX
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) JRun
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) InfoPath
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) NFC
4 1 (3.33%) HSRP
4 1 (3.33%) MPLS
4 1 (3.33%) OSPF
4 1 (3.33%) BGP
4 1 (3.33%) DVB
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.67%) RapidMiner
3 2 (6.67%) HBase
3 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Military
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Administrator
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Flash
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (6.67%) MapReduce
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) Direct3D
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Physics
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.67%) Handset
3 1 (3.33%) Interactive TV
3 1 (3.33%) IPTV
3 1 (3.33%) SCADA
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Workflow
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (13.33%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) UML
4 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Business Development
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) C
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) R
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) PhD
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) HNC
4 1 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SSCP
4 1 (3.33%) CISA
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) MBA
4 1 (3.33%) CEH
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
1 2 (6.67%) KVM
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Perforce
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.67%) Nintex
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee
4 1 (3.33%) Websense
4 1 (3.33%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.33%) Qualys
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight