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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 79 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 15 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.05% 1.02% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.21% 3.61% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £284 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £47.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +53.22%
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
468 360 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.82% 28.19% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 203 224
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 28
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.64 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.64 £49.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -2 4 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - - 4
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (72.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) UNIX
3 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
5 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (40.00%) Puppet
5 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 9 (36.00%) DevOps
6 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (36.00%) Java
6 9 (36.00%) Ruby
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (24.00%) Software Deployment
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Subversion
9 5 (20.00%) Maven
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) Ant
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) Python
9 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) Apache
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) SAS
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (16.00%) IaaS
3 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (16.00%) PaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) SaaS
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) SSH
1 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) WLAN
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) FCAPS
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) Informix
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) OLTP
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Ant
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (16.00%) RSpec
3 4 (16.00%) Hudson
4 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) boto
3 3 (12.00%) REST
4 2 (8.00%) Struts
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 2 (8.00%) JSF
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) EJB
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) UNIX
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) VMS
5 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Software Deployment
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Use Case
5 4 (16.00%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) CMMI
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
8 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (4.00%) R
8 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MBA
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Splunk
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Sun
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) Mitel
6 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) hybris
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) BMC
6 1 (4.00%) Siemens
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Perforce