Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - +50 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.27% - 1.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% - 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Croydon median daily rate £500 - £433
10th Percentile £490 - £365
90th Percentile £510 - £455
South London median daily rate £450 £575 £374
% change year-on-year -21.74% +53.85% -12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -8.75% - -

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 335 114 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 30.34% 31.84% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 71 108
Croydon median daily rate £550 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £238
90th Percentile £718 £563 £540
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Croydon median hourly rate £19.00 - £21.00
South London median hourly rate £43.92 £47.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.56% +123.81% -16.00%

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 27 May 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 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Wardley Maps
2 1 (33.33%) Value Chain Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA

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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) PPP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Value Chain Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Wardley Maps
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree