Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 February 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 103 67
Rank change year-on-year -12 -36 +38
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 38 20 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.29% 0.99% 3.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.84% 3.23% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 42
Surrey median daily rate £425 £338 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -3.91% +0.36%
10th Percentile £293 £228 £277
90th Percentile £643 £533 £488
South East median daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +7.00% +7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £24.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.92% -50.50% -44.44%
10th Percentile £42.50 £16.33 £8.25
90th Percentile £62.83 £32.98 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 £49.12
% change year-on-year +41.43% -28.74% +98.44%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 990 620 930
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.71% 30.83% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 372 528
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £244
90th Percentile £578 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 86
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.14% -24.49% +6.52%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £42.00 £60.49
South East median hourly rate £29.13 £18.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +57.43% -27.45% +54.55%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Surrey

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Surrey

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Surrey

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Surrey

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Computer Science in Surrey

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Staines -8 6 £425 +209.09% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames -26 4 £563 +90.03% 1
Woking +11 2 £250 - 6
Reigate - 2 £350 -
Chertsey -6 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £375 - 3
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 26 (68.42%) Degree
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (39.47%) Java
4 12 (31.58%) OO
5 11 (28.95%) Python
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (21.05%) Finance
8 8 (21.05%) ITIL
8 8 (21.05%) C++
9 7 (18.42%) HTML
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) CSS
9 7 (18.42%) XML
9 7 (18.42%) OOP
9 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (18.42%) JSON
9 7 (18.42%) Ruby
9 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
9 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) RESTful
9 7 (18.42%) DevOps
9 7 (18.42%) User Experience
10 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
10 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (7.89%) Luigi
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (2.63%) GNU Octave
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Business One
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.16%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (13.16%) Data Mining
2 5 (13.16%) Power BI
3 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Data Lake
4 3 (7.89%) KNIME
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.26%) DTS
5 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.63%) Impala
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JUnit
1 5 (13.16%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) JSUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Report Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Data Scientist
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Salesforce Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) CSS
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
1 7 (18.42%) HTML5
1 7 (18.42%) JSON
1 7 (18.42%) RESTful
1 7 (18.42%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) Ajax
2 4 (10.53%) REST
2 4 (10.53%) Visualforce
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Angular 2
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) DirectX
4 1 (2.63%) Django
4 1 (2.63%) NumPy
4 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.63%) Pandas
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.89%) Life Science
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Fintech
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.63%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (2.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) OO
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.42%) DevOps
5 7 (18.42%) OOP
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
7 5 (13.16%) Scorecard
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Service Management
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Functional Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Machine Learning
9 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.89%) High Availability
9 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) Python
4 8 (21.05%) C++
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.42%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) Apex Code
6 4 (10.53%) C
6 4 (10.53%) C#
6 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.89%) Perl
7 3 (7.89%) R
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Degree
2 16 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.53%) PhD
4 3 (7.89%) Master's Degree
5 2 (5.26%) CCIE
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.63%) APMP
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) Netezza
3 3 (7.89%) RapidMiner
3 3 (7.89%) Tableau
4 2 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 2 (5.26%) FireEye
4 2 (5.26%) hybris
4 2 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (2.63%) Green Hills
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle