Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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 Degree
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +64
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.31% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £220 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +0.74% -10.00% +33.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £49.15 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +3.47% - -

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 89 110 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.94% 11.83% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 84 55
Northamptonshire median daily rate £356 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.94% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £158 £150 £223
90th Percentile £488 £550 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £383 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +0.72% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 9
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £13.63 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.43% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.13
% change year-on-year - +2.19% +14.17%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Northamptonshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Northamptonshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Northamptonshire

Computer Science Degree
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 9 £220 -
Computer Science Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Coaching
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) MCDST
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) NUnit
6 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (22.22%) JMeter
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JUnit
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Capita
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) TestNG
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) API Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCDST
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Capita
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau