The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 36 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.99% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.20% 2.27% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £388 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +31.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £43.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -15.69% +36.50%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 125 88 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 30.86% 28.21% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 42 47
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £625 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.54 £26.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.80% +75.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £17.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.07 £35.25 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Computer Science as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Basingstoke

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Basingstoke

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Basingstoke

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) GDB
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Motorola
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Handset
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) GDB
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Motorola
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft