Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 66 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.82% 1.51% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 4.91% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Coventry median daily rate £250 £325 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +225.00% -
West Midlands median daily rate £331 £330 £408
% change year-on-year +0.38% -19.14% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Coventry median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £15.00 £30.07
% change year-on-year +108.33% -50.11% -5.68%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 204 326 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.79% 30.78% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 242 117
Coventry median daily rate £414 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +5.26% +8.39%
10th Percentile £160 £276 £193
90th Percentile £523 £556 £650
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 25
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -21.05% -42.86%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.95 £9.55
90th Percentile £30.95 £51.40 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Coventry

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Coventry

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Support
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA