The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 47 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.57% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 1.79% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +1.70% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £45.20 £30.72
% change year-on-year -61.27% +47.11%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 94 112 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 26.63% 23.05% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 71 35
Median daily rate £375 £368 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +5.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £600 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.75 £15.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.33% +27.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Nottingham

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Nottingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) MSTest
2 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) HNC
2 5 (62.50%) HND
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) SAP MDM
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (25.00%) SAP MDM
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MSTest
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MDM Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MDM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) HNC
2 5 (62.50%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP