Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 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
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 83 76
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 3 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.36% 0.14% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 0.76% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 16
Essex median daily rate £475 - £335
10th Percentile £463 - £270
90th Percentile £488 - £350
East of England median daily rate £409 £418 £330
% change year-on-year -2.10% +26.52% -19.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +325.00% -59.90%

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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 228 132 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 27.11% 18.28% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 83 125
Essex median daily rate £450 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £313 £202 £249
90th Percentile £566 £660 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 13
Essex median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -52.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £16.45 £15.75 £18.71
90th Percentile £36.90 £17.25 £45.80
East of England median hourly rate £20.50 £16.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year +22.39% -46.83% -16.56%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Essex

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Essex

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) ETL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP