Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.17% - 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% - 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Croydon median daily rate £500 - £433
10th Percentile £490 - £361
90th Percentile £510 - £451
South London median daily rate £363 £575 £380
% change year-on-year -36.96% +51.32% +11.76%
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 385 157 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.95% 33.33% 31.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 99 121
Croydon median daily rate £550 £493 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.68% +15.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £328 £295 £225
90th Percentile £700 £671 £553
South London median daily rate £525 £475 £418
% change year-on-year +10.53% +13.77% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Croydon median hourly rate £19.00 £89.25 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -78.71% +264.29% -11.81%
10th Percentile £18.50 £27.23 £18.22
90th Percentile £19.50 £156.68 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -22.34% +74.07% -2.81%

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 20 August 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 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) PPP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Value Chain Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Wardley Maps
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree