The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 0.14% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.69% 0.48% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Average daily rate £388 £500 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +84.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £500 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.69 £27.38
% change year-on-year
+74.27% +4.80%
Computer Science
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
256 208 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 36.68% 30.10% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 138 99
Average daily rate £350 £425 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £272 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £575 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £14.30 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £26.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 9 £388 - 8
Malmesbury - 3 - -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 24 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Information Security
5 9 (37.50%) CISSP
5 9 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) Time Management
7 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 6 (25.00%) OWASP
7 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco
7 6 (25.00%) Internet
7 6 (25.00%) CREST Certified
7 6 (25.00%) SANS
7 6 (25.00%) Email Filtering
7 6 (25.00%) Web Filtering
7 6 (25.00%) Coaching
7 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.67%) BGP
3 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (16.67%) SSH
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (12.50%) GLBP
4 3 (12.50%) HSRP
4 3 (12.50%) IPsec
4 3 (12.50%) Junos
4 3 (12.50%) MPLS
4 3 (12.50%) OSPF
4 3 (12.50%) RIP
4 3 (12.50%) SNMP
4 3 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (12.50%) SSL
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) JBehave
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Security Architect
3 6 (25.00%) IT Security Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 4 (16.67%) IT Security Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) CSS3
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (20.83%) LESS
2 5 (20.83%) REST
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) 802.1X
4 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 5 (20.83%) User Experience
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Time Management
4 6 (25.00%) Coaching
4 6 (25.00%) Email Filtering
4 6 (25.00%) OWASP
4 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (25.00%) SIEM
4 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Web Filtering
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.50%) High Availability
6 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) CISSP
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 6 (25.00%) GWAPT
3 6 (25.00%) OSCE
3 6 (25.00%) OSCP
3 6 (25.00%) SANS
4 4 (16.67%) CCIE
5 3 (12.50%) CCNP
5 3 (12.50%) JNCIE
6 2 (8.33%) CCSA
6 2 (8.33%) CCSE
6 2 (8.33%) ISEB
6 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) F5
3 3 (12.50%) Intel
3 3 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 3 (12.50%) IronPort
3 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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