The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Walsall region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 3.45% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
- -2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.25 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +4.03%
Miscellaneous Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 24.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £489 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Computer Science
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree