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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 25 June 2022 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
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 74 70
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +41
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 14 3 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.03% 0.28% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.98% 1.79% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
10th Percentile £421 £151 £263
25th Percentile £444 £228 £281
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £363 £325
Median % change year-on-year +31.03% +11.54% -31.58%
75th Percentile £500 £503 £344
90th Percentile - £584 £348
England median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 281 168 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.69% 15.91% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 117 98
10th Percentile £185 £125 £167
25th Percentile £306 £263 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £360 £450
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -20.00% +12.50%
75th Percentile £500 £444 £500
90th Percentile £575 £571 £576
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 18
10th Percentile £17.52 £14.87 £14.72
25th Percentile £19.50 £17.13 -
Median hourly rate £23.50 £23.29 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +0.90% +33.09% -
75th Percentile £35.00 £48.75 £36.00
90th Percentile £37.00 £53.25 £46.13
England median hourly rate £42.50 £34.54 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.05% +25.60% -17.66%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the East Midlands.

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 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire -3 7 £475 +375.00% 4
Northamptonshire - 4 £500 - 2
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £450 -28.00% 10
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Azure
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (50.00%) Social Skills
4 7 (50.00%) CI/CD
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) Web Development
4 7 (50.00%) Agile
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) Web Design
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) NHS
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
8 3 (21.43%) Deadline-Driven
8 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving

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 (14.29%) CATIA
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Fast Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Presentation Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
4 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
4 3 (21.43%) Automotive
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (50.00%) Agile
2 7 (50.00%) CI/CD
2 7 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (42.86%) Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Deadline-Driven
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) CAD
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware