Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 44 48
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.84% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.36% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Brighton median daily rate £550 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% - -
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £375 £344
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.17% -1.86%
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 413 281 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 86.58% 84.64% 83.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 161 187
Brighton median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +6.74%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £419 £375 £386
% change year-on-year +11.67% -2.91% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Brighton median hourly rate £28.25 £24.25 £24.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.49% -0.37% +15.11%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.44 £14.30
90th Percentile £43.75 £115.63 £42.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £22.59
% change year-on-year +105.88% -24.75% -1.78%

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Brighton

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Rust
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Java 8
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Kotlin
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Data Science
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Java 8
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Kotlin
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Rust
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau