Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 66 81
Rank change year-on-year +30 +15 +10
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 2 9 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.67% 1.13% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 9.38% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 15
Median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +66.67%
South East median daily rate £475 £490 £400
% change year-on-year -3.06% +22.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.93 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -54.14% -
South East median hourly rate - £22.93 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -51.73% +216.67%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 96 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 19.19% 12.05% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 81
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £269 £148 £213
90th Percentile £550 £675 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +1.25% +4.57% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.93 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.64% +9.19% +18.18%
Median hourly rate £31.39 £33.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.02% -4.57% +62.79%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Oxfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
Oxford +26 1 - - 1
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) PyTorch
2 1 (50.00%) PolyBase
2 1 (50.00%) Logic Apps
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Data Munging

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (50.00%) Logic Apps
2 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PolyBase
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) PyTorch
1 1 (50.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Munging
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Databricks
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft