The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.72% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.22% 0.82% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -34.21%
Computer Science
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 122 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.98% 29.47% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 85 69
Median daily rate £360 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% +11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £32.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the Swindon region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Swindon region.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) OCX
4 3 (25.00%) Telnet
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Games
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) SSH
4 3 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) BGP
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
1 3 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (25.00%) SSH
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) JBehave
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) OCX
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
1 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Management
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Scrum
1 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) BPR
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco