Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 120 117
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 21 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.72% 5.54% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 23
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £273 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.77% -16.15% -
10th Percentile £310 £154 £300
90th Percentile £599 £463 £485
England median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +71.43% -37.50% +60.00%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 564 596 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.21% 18.80% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 402 384
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £190 £225 £200
90th Percentile £546 £550 £586
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 29 37
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +66.67% -13.04%
10th Percentile £14.65 £11.83 £10.19
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £44.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.50 £27.44
% change year-on-year -15.25% +7.51% +21.96%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire -4 10 £340 -15.00% 12
Northamptonshire -13 7 £340 +61.90% 3
Leicestershire +6 1 - - 4
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 21 (100.00%) Degree
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (33.33%) OWASP
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (33.33%) MVC
6 7 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (33.33%) Node.js
6 7 (33.33%) Redis
6 7 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (33.33%) Microservices
6 7 (33.33%) SOLID
6 7 (33.33%) Master's Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Prototyping
7 5 (23.81%) Java

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Redis
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.52%) TestNG
2 2 (9.52%) VersionOne
2 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (33.33%) Node.js
4 7 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) IVR
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) Microservices
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
4 7 (33.33%) OWASP
4 7 (33.33%) SOA
4 7 (33.33%) SOLID
4 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) Prototyping
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) BDD
7 3 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Salt
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Splunk
3 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
3 2 (9.52%) New Relic
4 1 (4.76%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat