The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 2.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 7.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +1.36% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £47.39 £31.44
% change year-on-year -60.43% +50.73%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 79 102 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 20.95% 27.95% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 86
Median daily rate £385 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% -5.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Computer Science
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle