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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 60 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.91% 0.15% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.26% 0.52% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £363 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 - £321
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 £42.50 £31.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -34.21%
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
184 192 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.05% 28.15% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 118 94
Median daily rate £388 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.72 £21.50 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.48% -29.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Swindon +7 6 £363 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Games
4 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) SSH
4 3 (21.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) OCX
4 3 (21.43%) Telnet
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) BGP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
2 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
2 3 (21.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) PuTTY
2 3 (21.43%) SSH
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Telnet
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) JBehave
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) OCX
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) BPR
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCSE
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
4 1 (7.14%) GWAPT
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) OSCE
4 1 (7.14%) OSCP
4 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ECSS
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco