The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.18% 0.71% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 3.66% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
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 £43.00 £31.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.50% -33.68%
Computer Science
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 164 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 25.63% 19.41% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 112 117
Median daily rate £400 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £479 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £21.63 £15.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.65% -12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.50 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Wales +10 1 £388 +10.71% 5
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
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