The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
England / Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.83% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £350
% change year-on-year +1.01% +6.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -53.48% +49.56%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 29 55 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 23.97% 25.23% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 16
Median daily rate £390 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in the Midlands

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MDG
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MDG
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MDG Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP