Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 25 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 33 29
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.92% 3.34% 5.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Leicester median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.63% +77.78%
Leicestershire median daily rate - £338 £400
% change year-on-year - -15.63% +77.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leicester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 106 90 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 32.52% 30.10% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 44 36
Leicester median daily rate £328 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% +3.85% -0.91%
10th Percentile £272 £105 £140
90th Percentile £525 £492 £431
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £310 £285
% change year-on-year +4.84% +8.77% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Leicester median hourly rate £41.25 £28.13 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +108.33% -32.50%
10th Percentile £20.06 £14.86 £10.95
90th Percentile £46.00 £39.63 £41.50
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £18.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +113.33% +33.93% -30.00%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Leicester

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Leicester

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001