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 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)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.44% 1.40% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 4.21% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £130 - £411
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 Bracknell with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 62 95 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 27.19% 33.33% 33.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 34
Median daily rate £269 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -21.87%  
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 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 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 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Master's Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (40.00%) Innovation Management
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) PhD
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) UX Design
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement

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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Innovation Management
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) UX Design
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle