Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 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 (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 28 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 +40 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 46 58 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 6.23% 5.92% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 6.90% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £413 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +24.53% -26.39%
10th Percentile £340 £332 £314
90th Percentile £534 £570 £343
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £338
% change year-on-year +3.03% +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £49.15 -
% change year-on-year -63.38% - -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 621 841 816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 84.15% 85.82% 85.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 553 444
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £295 £280 £288
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +5.06% -3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 19
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.69% +11.54% -6.81%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.64
90th Percentile £23.16 £28.50 £25.70
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -4.79% +10.71% -12.65%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Nottinghamshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Nottinghamshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Nottinghamshire

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Nottinghamshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
Nottingham -6 45 £450 +9.09% 22
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 38 (82.61%) Degree
2 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (69.57%) Java
4 24 (52.17%) Docker
5 21 (45.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (43.48%) Finance
7 18 (39.13%) Scrum
8 17 (36.96%) C#
9 16 (34.78%) TDD
9 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
9 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
10 14 (30.43%) Microservices
10 14 (30.43%) HTML
10 14 (30.43%) Web Services
11 13 (28.26%) Python
11 13 (28.26%) Selenium
11 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
11 13 (28.26%) SDLC
12 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (26.09%) SQL
13 11 (23.91%) Oracle
13 11 (23.91%) OO
14 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
14 10 (21.74%) Groovy
15 9 (19.57%) HTML5
15 9 (19.57%) Node.js
15 9 (19.57%) CSS3
15 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
15 9 (19.57%) CSS
16 8 (17.39%) JUnit

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) DB2
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.87%) Redis
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 13 (28.26%) Selenium
3 8 (17.39%) JUnit
4 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (13.04%) JDeveloper
5 6 (13.04%) Toad
6 5 (10.87%) JIRA
6 5 (10.87%) NetBeans
6 5 (10.87%) Travis CI
7 4 (8.70%) Bower
7 4 (8.70%) gulp
7 4 (8.70%) Jasmine
7 4 (8.70%) Yeoman
8 3 (6.52%) Spock
9 2 (4.35%) Maven
9 2 (4.35%) Mocha
9 2 (4.35%) PhantomJS
9 2 (4.35%) QF-Test
9 2 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Social Science
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Tester
3 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Tester
4 11 (23.91%) Automation Tester
4 11 (23.91%) Developer in Test
4 11 (23.91%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 11 (23.91%) Selenium Tester
4 11 (23.91%) Test Automation Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Software Tester
6 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Android Developer
7 5 (10.87%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (10.87%) iOS Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Lead Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) ERP Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
1 14 (30.43%) Web Services
2 9 (19.57%) CSS
2 9 (19.57%) CSS3
2 9 (19.57%) HTML5
2 9 (19.57%) Node.js
3 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.22%) JSON
3 7 (15.22%) REST
4 6 (13.04%) .NET
4 6 (13.04%) JSP
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (10.87%) Java RMI
5 5 (10.87%) OSGi
5 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (10.87%) RESTful
6 4 (8.70%) Kafka
6 4 (8.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (10.87%) iPad
2 5 (10.87%) iPhone
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Android
1 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Scrum
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
4 14 (30.43%) Microservices
5 13 (28.26%) SDLC
5 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
6 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (23.91%) OO
8 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
9 7 (15.22%) BDD
9 7 (15.22%) Integration Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
9 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (15.22%) SDET
10 6 (13.04%) ERP
10 6 (13.04%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (10.87%) Build Automation
11 5 (10.87%) OWASP
11 5 (10.87%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) Python
4 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) Groovy
6 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.87%) Apple Swift
8 5 (10.87%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.35%) Jython
9 2 (4.35%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (82.61%) Degree
2 21 (45.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.87%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) SaltStack