Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 106 131
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25 -12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 30 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.29% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.11% 6.60% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 6
East Midlands median daily rate £355 £364 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.41% -10.46% +25.00%
10th Percentile £286 £165 £259
90th Percentile £475 £478 £525
England median daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
England median hourly rate £34.75 £33.44 £23.00
% change year-on-year +3.92% +45.39% -16.85%

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 491 606 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.91% 19.60% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 411 411
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £163 £213 £228
90th Percentile £544 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 33 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.72% -0.71%
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.55 £25.50
% change year-on-year -5.85% +4.13% +12.09%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +12 16 £450 +14.29% 9
Derbyshire +13 8 £385 -21.03% 1
Lincolnshire +6 2 £300 - 2
Leicestershire +5 2 £350 - 7
Northamptonshire -21 2 £125 -43.18% 4
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 30 (100.00%) Degree
1 30 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (50.00%) Master's Degree
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) Teradata
5 8 (26.67%) TDD
5 8 (26.67%) Informatica
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
5 8 (26.67%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (26.67%) OO
5 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 8 (26.67%) ETL
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) DB2
5 8 (26.67%) .NET
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
5 8 (26.67%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database

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 1 (3.33%) Chatbot
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (26.67%) DB2
2 8 (26.67%) DB2 UDB
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (26.67%) Snowflake Schema
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) PowerCenter
3 7 (23.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.33%) TestNG
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Tester
2 8 (26.67%) Informatica Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Selenium Tester
2 8 (26.67%) Tester
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Automation Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Developer in Test
3 7 (23.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Test Automation Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer in Test
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.67%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
1 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (23.33%) Node.js
2 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (13.33%) Kafka
4 2 (6.67%) Android SDK
4 2 (6.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (6.67%) iOS SDK
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Data Acquisition
3 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
3 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) ETL
3 8 (26.67%) Logical Data Model
3 8 (26.67%) OO
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 7 (23.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 7 (23.33%) Microservices
4 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) SOA
4 7 (23.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (50.00%) Master's Degree
3 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) XenApp
2 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Informatica
2 8 (26.67%) Netezza
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Teradata
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Meraki
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Synology
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow