Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.01% 2.61% 7.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 10.81% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £300 £95 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +215.79% -77.38% -
10th Percentile £275 £88 £410
90th Percentile £325 £411 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £300 £173 £420
% change year-on-year +73.91% -58.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 36.36% 24.18% 51.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 26
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £388 £175 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +121.43% -53.02% +1.02%
10th Percentile £239 £98 £303
90th Percentile £425 £455 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +7.69% -10.96% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate £10.30 £31.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.30% +155.06% -35.00%
Staffordshire median hourly rate £10.74 £30.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year -65.08% +132.08% +10.42%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft