The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 March 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)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.51% 0.73% 1.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.60% 3.03% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +2.38% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -59.30% +43.33%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 87 66 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 32.83% 24.18% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 40
Median daily rate £400 £403 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +78.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £232 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +9.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £16.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £20.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Bracknell

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Bracknell

Computer Science
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Line Management
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 6 (42.86%) Software Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
7 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
8 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (14.29%) Innovation Management
8 2 (14.29%) UX Design
8 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
8 2 (14.29%) Coaching
8 2 (14.29%) User Experience
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (14.29%) HTML5
8 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) French Language
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Developer
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS3
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) Modernizr
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Line Management
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Innovation Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (14.29%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
2 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) VMware