Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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, Comp Sci)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 42 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.59% 0.30% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.35% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Brighton median daily rate £500 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £380 £363 £366
90th Percentile £550 £388 £394
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £375 £381
% change year-on-year +33.33% -1.64% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 365 286 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 82.77% 85.37% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 178 153
Brighton median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £213
90th Percentile £630 £554 £475
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +9.68% +10.56% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 12
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -35.40% -24.34%
10th Percentile £11.29 £10.35 £10.50
90th Percentile £72.61 £45.00 £43.58
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.00 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +218.52% -11.48% -42.67%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Brighton

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Brighton

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Brighton over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Datameer
3 2 (28.57%) ES6
3 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Grunt
3 2 (28.57%) React
3 2 (28.57%) Fintech
3 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (28.57%) Redux
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
3 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (28.57%) React Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Data Science
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) React
1 2 (28.57%) Redux
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) API Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) Data Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) ES6
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (28.57%) Datameer
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft