Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 39 61
Rank change year-on-year -2 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.09% 2.39% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.79% 8.21% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Devon median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.50 £41.12
% change year-on-year -3.18% +3.36% +6.12%

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 Devon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 154 134 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 26.83% 29.07% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 90
Devon median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £154 £159 £160
90th Percentile £600 £483 £514
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 9
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £14.88 £16.63 £16.30
90th Percentile £47.90 £48.00 £42.10
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Devon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Exeter +4 10 £450 +5.88%
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Devon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) SMS
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) JRuby
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (8.33%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
5 1 (8.33%) TDD

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (33.33%) JRuby
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Dojo
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) JPA
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN