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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 16 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.31% 1.13% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.43% 3.13% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Median daily rate £358 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.78
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +16.21%
Computer Science
South East

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
249 224 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.98% 36.30% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 158 62
Median daily rate £407 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Median hourly rate £21.16 £14.25 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.45% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £13.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £15.75 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
Gatwick +4 10 £350 -
Crawley +14 5 £575 +71.64% 4
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 34 (73.91%) Degree
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) Linux
4 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) Mathematics
5 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.09%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) Web Services
7 11 (23.91%) SAN
8 10 (21.74%) StorageTek
8 10 (21.74%) Veritas
8 10 (21.74%) VLDB
8 10 (21.74%) Unix
8 10 (21.74%) Solaris
8 10 (21.74%) Oracle
8 10 (21.74%) Brocade
8 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (21.74%) Finance
8 10 (21.74%) Scrum
8 10 (21.74%) NetBackup
8 10 (21.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 10 (21.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (21.74%) High Availability
9 9 (19.57%) Oracle ZFS
9 9 (19.57%) SDLC
9 9 (19.57%) Sun
9 9 (19.57%) OLTP
10 8 (17.39%) TDD
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 3 (6.52%) Confluence
1 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Drupal
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) SAN
2 10 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (15.22%) LDAP
4 5 (10.87%) SNMP
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) VLDB
3 9 (19.57%) OLTP
4 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.52%) MySQL
8 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.04%) NUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) JIRA
3 4 (8.70%) JMeter
4 3 (6.52%) Ant
4 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.52%) Gradle
4 3 (6.52%) Hudson
4 3 (6.52%) jMock
4 3 (6.52%) JUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) SSAS Developer
4 6 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior QA Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
2 7 (15.22%) HTML
3 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (13.04%) jQuery
3 6 (13.04%) XML
4 4 (8.70%) Spring
5 3 (6.52%) Ajax
5 3 (6.52%) Android SDK
5 3 (6.52%) Core Animation
5 3 (6.52%) Core Data
5 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.52%) Java EE
5 3 (6.52%) JMS
5 3 (6.52%) REST
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.17%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Mathematics
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.04%) User Experience
4 4 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (6.52%) Animation
5 3 (6.52%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.35%) Fintech
7 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Solaris
3 10 (21.74%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Android
4 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (21.74%) High Availability
2 10 (21.74%) Scrum
3 9 (19.57%) SDLC
4 8 (17.39%) TDD
5 7 (15.22%) ETL
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.04%) BDD
6 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.04%) Mobile Development
6 6 (13.04%) MVC
6 6 (13.04%) SOA
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C++
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.04%) C#
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) Apple Swift
4 3 (6.52%) Groovy
4 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (6.52%) GlusterFS
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) NetBackup
1 10 (21.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (10.87%) SCOM
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.17%) Grafana
5 1 (2.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Brocade
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
1 10 (21.74%) StorageTek
1 10 (21.74%) Veritas
2 9 (19.57%) Sun
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Cognos
5 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.52%) EMC
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
5 3 (6.52%) Rally
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Dynatrace
6 1 (2.17%) hybris
6 1 (2.17%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Xamarin