Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 41 50
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.75% 0.52% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.69% 2.00% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Basingstoke median daily rate £271 £338 £558
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.70% -39.46% +113.60%
10th Percentile £245 £304 £512
90th Percentile £317 £401 £579
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £345 £415
% change year-on-year +15.94% -16.87% +18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £57.50 £28.95
% change year-on-year -23.28% +98.64% -6.62%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 186 100 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.72% 25.77% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 106
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -8.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £292 £210 £193
90th Percentile £500 £544 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 12
Basingstoke median hourly rate £20.27 £14.00 £14.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.79% -2.01% -13.41%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.55 £12.75
90th Percentile £39.30 £17.10 £25.33
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £38.75 £24.85
% change year-on-year -12.90% +55.94% +24.25%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 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 23 November 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) GDB
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Motorola
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
4 1 (20.00%) MISRA
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics

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 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GDB
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Testing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Motorola