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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 65 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.44% 1.76% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 4.80% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £363 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £480 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +74.27%

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
175 250 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.47% 36.60% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 170 133
Median daily rate £413 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £232 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £468 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

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
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 20 February 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
Swindon -3 2 £363 -6.45% 4
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) JBehave
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Master Data 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) JBehave
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) CA
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