Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 (Computing Science)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 128 138
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 50 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.43% 1.04% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.36% 3.32% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 38
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £345 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -15.34% +16.76%
10th Percentile £202 £226 £287
90th Percentile £525 £514 £579
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £57.50 £28.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.28% +98.64% -6.62%
10th Percentile £42.06 £26.25 £12.77
90th Percentile £49.83 £58.75 £44.46
South East median hourly rate £44.12 £43.00 £9.67
% change year-on-year +2.59% +344.90% -56.07%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 933 1206 1346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.63% 31.22% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 750 799
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +10.00%
10th Percentile £196 £250 £258
90th Percentile £535 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 75 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £38.75 £24.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +55.94% +15.58%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £46.17 £58.25 £48.65
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Hampshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Hampshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Hampshire

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Hampshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Hook +11 9 £395 +19.70%
Fareham +3 6 £425 +13.33% 3
Portsmouth +3 5 £400 -13.51% 1
Basingstoke -23 5 £271 -19.70%
Southampton - 5 £500 - 6
Farnborough - 2 - - 4
Gosport +18 1 - -
Winchester +13 1 £400 +25.00% 2
Fleet +5 1 £125 -65.87%
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 43 (86.00%) Degree
2 24 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
5 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
7 11 (22.00%) Statistics
7 11 (22.00%) Java
8 10 (20.00%) C#
8 10 (20.00%) ITIL
8 10 (20.00%) Service Management
8 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (16.00%) Python
10 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
10 8 (16.00%) Physics
10 8 (16.00%) Firewall
10 8 (16.00%) Wireless
10 8 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.00%) Aruba
11 7 (14.00%) F5
11 7 (14.00%) FortiGate
11 7 (14.00%) HP ASE
11 7 (14.00%) HP MASE
11 7 (14.00%) Riverbed
11 7 (14.00%) ITSM
11 7 (14.00%) CCSA
11 7 (14.00%) Fortinet

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) SaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
1 8 (16.00%) Wireless
2 7 (14.00%) BIG-IP
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
3 6 (12.00%) LAN
3 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.00%) SNMP
4 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.00%) RS-232
5 1 (2.00%) RS-485
5 1 (2.00%) RTP
5 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Neo4j
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) DocumentDB
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.00%) NetBeans
3 4 (8.00%) StarTeam
4 3 (6.00%) GDB
4 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) JIRA
5 2 (4.00%) FishEye
5 2 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) VectorCAST
6 1 (2.00%) VersionOne
General
1 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Data Scientist
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Test Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) jQuery
3 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) J2EE
3 3 (6.00%) React
4 2 (4.00%) Ajax
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
4 2 (4.00%) D3.js
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.00%) QML
5 1 (2.00%) Qt
5 1 (2.00%) Qt Quick
5 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.00%) PMI
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Handset
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.00%) MPEG
5 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Android
3 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Statistics
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Service Management
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (16.00%) Physics
4 7 (14.00%) ITSM
4 7 (14.00%) Network Design
5 6 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Analytics
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.00%) SDLC
6 5 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 4 (8.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) R
5 5 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) Lua
6 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Degree
2 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (14.00%) CCDP
5 7 (14.00%) CCIE
5 7 (14.00%) CCIP
5 7 (14.00%) CCNP
5 7 (14.00%) CCSA
5 7 (14.00%) CCSE
5 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (14.00%) HP ASE
5 7 (14.00%) HP MASE
5 7 (14.00%) JNCIA
5 7 (14.00%) JNCIE
6 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (6.00%) Master's Degree
6 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (6.00%) PMP
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) MISRA
2 2 (4.00%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.00%) IEC 62304
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 26262
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Aruba
1 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco
1 7 (14.00%) F5
1 7 (14.00%) Fortinet
1 7 (14.00%) Juniper
1 7 (14.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (12.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Xamarin
4 3 (6.00%) Motorola
5 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.00%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Splunk