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 26 June 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.21% 1.37% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 4.80% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +44.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £43.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -15.69% +36.50%  

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 104 125 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 28.73% 28.47% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 76 63
Median daily rate £410 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £301 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.68 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.68% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Nottingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Nottingham

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) B2C
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (40.00%) Android SDK
4 4 (40.00%) Android Development
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) iPad
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (20.00%) iPhone
5 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (20.00%) iOS Development

Computer Science
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Workday Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Android Development
1 4 (40.00%) B2C
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Separation of Concerns
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) SOLID
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) HNC
3 1 (10.00%) HND
3 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Workday
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau