Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 135 122
Rank change year-on-year +21 -13 +3
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 34 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.06% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 2.73% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 14
East Midlands median daily rate £358 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.93% -10.00% +33.93%
10th Percentile £115 £192 £313
90th Percentile £484 £489 £489
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £49.15 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.47% - -
England median hourly rate £32.97 £21.69 £31.60
% change year-on-year +52.01% -31.35% +5.32%

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 669 587 618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.93% 17.95% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 400 327
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +1.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £237
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
England median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 41
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +8.21% +6.35%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.14 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.08 £43.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 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
Nottinghamshire +8 10 £340 - 5
Derbyshire +7 8 £375 -25.00% 2
Northamptonshire - 8 £220 - 1
Leicestershire -2 7 - - 5
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 34 (100.00%) Degree
2 31 (91.18%) Computer Science
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) C#
6 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Java
8 7 (20.59%) .NET
8 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) Change Management
10 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
10 5 (14.71%) TDD
10 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.71%) Selenium
10 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.71%) HTML
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
10 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
10 5 (14.71%) DevOps
11 4 (11.76%) Analytics
11 4 (11.76%) SDLC
11 4 (11.76%) Presales
11 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 4 (11.76%) BDD
11 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) AMQP
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
1 1 (2.94%) MQTT
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
1 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
3 2 (5.88%) JMeter
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) NUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Ranorex
3 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.88%) TestNG
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Network Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Trainee
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) JMS
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) Middleware
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) WAMP
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (91.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Change Management
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) BDD
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (11.76%) Presales
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) High Availability
5 3 (8.82%) Open Source
5 3 (8.82%) User Stories
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Master's Degree
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCDST
6 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) MCSD
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) OCP
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Capita
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.94%) Nintex
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau