Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +45
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.16% 2.91% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Slough median daily rate £675 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.75% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £365 £381
% change year-on-year +26.71% -4.26% -19.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £13.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% -61.43% -17.65%

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 Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 46 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.37% 20.36% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 23
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £285 £301 £223
90th Percentile £538 £633 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.46% +0.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £41.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.22% - +241.67%
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £12.60 £16.00
% change year-on-year +74.60% -21.25% -48.22%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Slough

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Workload Management
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) Mahout
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ambari
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle