Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 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 Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 128 103
Rank change year-on-year +22 -25 +11
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 11 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 2.12% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £408 £523 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.01% +18.75% +25.71%
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £44.25 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +195.00% -57.14% +32.53%

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 494 519 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.30% 23.17% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 306 311
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £215 £215 £207
90th Percentile £500 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 40 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +56.52% -74.44%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.75 £10.24
90th Percentile £53.42 £57.63 £21.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £24.06
% change year-on-year +90.48% -12.72% -0.25%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 +6 6 £363 -30.62% 7
High Wycombe - 3 £404 - 2
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
5 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Web Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (36.36%) Content Management
6 4 (36.36%) Marketing
6 4 (36.36%) Drupal
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) APMP
6 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (36.36%) ISEB
6 4 (36.36%) Remedy
6 4 (36.36%) CMS
6 4 (36.36%) Banking
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Core

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 4 (36.36%) CMS
1 4 (36.36%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) GUI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Content Management
4 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Web Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
6 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 1 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Data Science
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) APMP
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 1 (9.09%) Google