Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 41 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.89% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.81% 0.99% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Middlesex median daily rate £450 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.66% +40.71%
10th Percentile £410 £375 £384
90th Percentile £475 £375 £411
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 86 101 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 32.58% 28.37% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 68
Middlesex median daily rate £420 £406 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +2.85% +5.33%
10th Percentile £288 £254 £263
90th Percentile £488 £530 £494
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £30.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.33% +23.71% +142.50%
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.50 £41.30 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +18.88%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

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 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) StatsD
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Sensu

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 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Sensu
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Fluentd
1 2 (40.00%) Graphite
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) logstash
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Prometheus
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Salt
1 2 (40.00%) StatsD
1 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (40.00%) SaltStack