Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 58 47
Rank change year-on-year -31 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.47% 1.49% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 4.76% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Croydon median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% -
10th Percentile £363 £254 £356
90th Percentile £388 £480 £369
South London median daily rate £375 £400 £118
% change year-on-year -6.25% +240.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +46.15% - -

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 Croydon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 304 147 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 28.87% 31.21% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 93 68
Croydon median daily rate £533 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.54% -1.76% +1.49%
10th Percentile £311 £150 £296
90th Percentile £688 £593 £525
South London median daily rate £500 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +24.22% +7.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Croydon median hourly rate - - £12.50
South London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -39.23% +223.21% -30.00%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Croydon

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) JSF
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Perforce
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) GWT
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) GWT
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) JSF
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Perforce