Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 51 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 -3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.54% 1.58% 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 4.84% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Bracknell median daily rate £130 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.73% +14.55% -9.09%
10th Percentile £126 £282 £163
90th Percentile £221 £372 £400
Berkshire median daily rate £365 £394 £450
% change year-on-year -7.30% -12.50% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - £27.60 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -61.43% -17.65% +165.63%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 145 186 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 26.22% 32.69% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 81 85
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £153 £200 £162
90th Percentile £509 £575 £504
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 24
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -35.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £19.00 £34.50 £36.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +14.29%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Bracknell

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

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) VMware