The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
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 £38.25 £39.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-2.54% -17.36%
Computer Science
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
46 78 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 25.84% 55.32% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 17
Median daily rate £320 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £200 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) IFS
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) MBA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IFS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) BCP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) IFS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware