Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.24% 0.91% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 2.50% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Liverpool median daily rate - - £450
Merseyside median daily rate £363 £320 £450
% change year-on-year +13.28% -28.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 136 160 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 32.85% 36.53% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 105 97
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +18.52% -
10th Percentile £130 £113 £142
90th Percentile £531 £538 £575
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Liverpool median hourly rate £9.25 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% -23.08% +64.21%
10th Percentile £9.13 £13.50 £14.68
90th Percentile £9.38 £24.50 £27.81
Merseyside median hourly rate £9.86 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -34.27% -6.25% +18.69%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Liverpool

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin