The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 43 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.62% - 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.11% - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £365 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +49.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 200 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.79% 38.10% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 148 65
Median daily rate £425 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +39.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Crawley - 4 £400 -
Gatwick - 3 £350 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 21 (95.45%) Degree
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
4 7 (31.82%) User Experience
4 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Android
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
6 5 (22.73%) Android Development
6 5 (22.73%) Google Play
7 4 (18.18%) SNMP
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) SOA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) 3G
2 1 (4.55%) BGP
2 1 (4.55%) DDNS
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) DSL
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IPv6
2 1 (4.55%) ISDN
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) MPLS
2 1 (4.55%) OSPF
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) TACACS
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) OLAP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) NUnit
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.55%) Mockito
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Android Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) Core Animation
3 2 (9.09%) Core Data
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Animation
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) PKI
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Android
4 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Android Development
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) ETL
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) Grafana
2 1 (4.55%) Graphite
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds