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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 75 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.90% 0.90% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 3.36% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
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£243 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £15.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+115.87% -58.55%
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
351 357 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.41% 26.90% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 212 120
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 48
Average hourly rate £17.00 £28.13 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.55% -27.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.63 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 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
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 22 September 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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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 +3 1 - - 1
Camberley - 1 £135 -
Chertsey - - - - 3
Cobham - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - - 2
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 7
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (87.10%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) Mathematics
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) Windows
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
7 6 (19.35%) C++
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (16.13%) Workflow
8 5 (16.13%) UNIX
8 5 (16.13%) C
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
8 5 (16.13%) InfoPath
8 5 (16.13%) SCOM
8 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
8 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
9 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (12.90%) ArcGIS
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) JRun
4 1 (3.23%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) InfoPath
3 4 (12.90%) ArcInfo
4 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) VoIP
1 2 (6.45%) DVB
1 2 (6.45%) NFC
2 1 (3.23%) UPnP
2 1 (3.23%) SNMP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.90%) MS Access
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.45%) DB2
5 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.45%) HBase
5 2 (6.45%) Big Data
5 2 (6.45%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (12.90%) GIS Technician
4 4 (12.90%) Support Technician
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) Flash
4 2 (6.45%) Middleware
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.45%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Direct3D
5 1 (3.23%) WinForms
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) WPF
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) LAMP
5 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.90%) GIS
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Physics
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.45%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) STB
5 1 (3.23%) Interactive TV
5 1 (3.23%) IPTV
5 1 (3.23%) SCADA
5 1 (3.23%) DTV
5 1 (3.23%) Firmware
5 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
1 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Workflow
4 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Management
4 4 (12.90%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) Cartography
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) Logistics
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) C
4 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.90%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) R
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (87.10%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) MCSA
4 2 (6.45%) PhD
4 2 (6.45%) CISSP
4 2 (6.45%) CISA
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.23%) MCDST
5 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) SSCP
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MBA
5 1 (3.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (6.45%) Xen
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.45%) vSphere
1 2 (6.45%) KVM
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCOM
2 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
3 3 (9.68%) SCSM
4 1 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
3 3 (9.68%) Perforce
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) McAfee
4 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.45%) Qualys
4 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.45%) Tableau
4 2 (6.45%) RapidMiner
4 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.45%) Nintex
5 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.23%) Websense
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) BMC
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