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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 58 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 0.75% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 2.88% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £200 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.70% +24.00%
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
106 208 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.92% 26.07% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 136 83
Median daily rate £390 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £34.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
4 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) PostGIS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
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