The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 June 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 / Middlesex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 0.57% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £43.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -15.69% +38.70%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 19 64 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 21.35% 36.78% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 29
Median daily rate £361 £396 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.83% +18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £282 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £528 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £23.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +90.98%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing Computer Science as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Middlesex

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Middlesex

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (50.00%) DVB
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) MPEG
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) STB
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DVB
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
2 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) C Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Sensu
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (50.00%) MPEG
1 2 (50.00%) STB
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) GISP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Fluentd
1 1 (25.00%) Graphite
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
1 1 (25.00%) StatsD
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI
1 1 (25.00%) Rackspace