Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 28 July 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 34 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.36% 1.75% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 4.00% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Slough median daily rate £338 £338 -
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Slough median hourly rate - - £30.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £7.20 £24.50
% change year-on-year +108.33% -70.61% -

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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 78 150 212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 27.86% 43.73% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 86 106
Slough median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £208
90th Percentile £525 £475 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% -12.50%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.29% -5.41% +5.71%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Slough

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Slough

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Computer Science
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) VMware