Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 February 2020 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 (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 18 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +18
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 3.85% 1.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median daily rate - - -
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £325 £150
% change year-on-year +38.46% +116.67% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 46 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 88.46% 84.09% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 32
Macclesfield median daily rate £500 £525 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +25.00% +2.44%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £230
90th Percentile £675 £663 £644
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 7
Macclesfield median hourly rate - £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.62% -33.88%
Cheshire median hourly rate £48.75 £18.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year +166.39% -3.68% -9.52%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Macclesfield

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics