Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 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)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 17 16
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 2.05% 3.33% 4.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% 8.57% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Stevenage median daily rate - - £460
Hertfordshire median daily rate £310 £330 £231
% change year-on-year -6.06% +42.70% -38.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £36.25
90th Percentile £43.75 - £38.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £26.75 - £37.50

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 42 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 28.77% 38.89% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 9
Stevenage median daily rate £280 £330 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -9.59% +12.31%
10th Percentile £139 £106 £241
90th Percentile £513 £563 £402
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Stevenage median hourly rate £40.00 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.69% -5.33% -58.90%
10th Percentile £27.95 £9.84 £12.30
90th Percentile £42.70 £51.08 £34.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +118.75% - -50.77%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Stevenage

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Stevenage

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Redmine
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ECSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat