Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 February 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 Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 121 100
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 7 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.45% 0.63% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.85% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £560 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.76% +11.48% +17.31%
10th Percentile £472 £300 £236
90th Percentile £620 £510 £513
South East median daily rate £463 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +15.63% +3.23% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.25 £44.12 £17.50
% change year-on-year -29.16% +152.09% -57.58%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 399 491 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.51% 22.04% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 297 396
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £231 £232 £293
90th Percentile £563 £537 £562
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.12 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.74% +16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £13.40 £16.74 £15.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.54 £45.50
South East median hourly rate £33.40 £25.69 £25.50
% change year-on-year +30.01% +0.75% -27.14%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science Degree
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 7 £560 +25.14% 5
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) OneDrive
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
1 2 (28.57%) OneDrive
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Network Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Solutions Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Enzyme
1 1 (14.29%) Jest
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) GIAC
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Kofax
2 1 (14.29%) Meridio
2 1 (14.29%) OpenText
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle