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 3 months to 22 June 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 57 84
Rank change year-on-year -17 +27  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 16 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.30% 2.96% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.98% 9.00% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 4
Median daily rate £363 £400 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +27.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £305 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £57.00 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.91% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -20.93% +39.83%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 402 422 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 32.63% 32.84% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 272 203
Median daily rate £419 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 16
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £21.00 £12.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Computer Science as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill -20 6 £320 -16.33% 3
Woking -2 2 £400 - 1
Staines +2 1 - - 1
Camberley - 1 £450 -
Reigate - 1 - - 8
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 22 (84.62%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
5 4 (15.38%) Master's Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) SOLID
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (15.38%) Finance
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
6 3 (11.54%) Korn
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (11.54%) AWK

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 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (11.54%) GIS
1 3 (11.54%) Spatial Data
2 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Impala
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Development Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) React
4 2 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (3.85%) ActiveX
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) EJB
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
5 1 (3.85%) MDX
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) Servlets
5 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Struts
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Verilog
3 1 (3.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) CentOS
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) SOLID
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
3 3 (11.54%) Use Case
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) BDD
4 2 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.69%) MVVM
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) Statistics
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) C++
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) AWK
4 3 (11.54%) Bourne shell
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Korn
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.69%) ES6
5 2 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.85%) Tcl
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (15.38%) Master's Degree
4 3 (11.54%) OCA
4 3 (11.54%) OCP
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (11.54%) RHCE
4 3 (11.54%) RHCSA
5 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CISM
6 1 (3.85%) CISSP
6 1 (3.85%) CRISC
6 1 (3.85%) GISP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) GlusterFS
1 3 (11.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.85%) NDS
3 1 (3.85%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (11.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) EMC
1 4 (15.38%) HP
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Brocade
2 3 (11.54%) ESRI
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) StorageTek
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
2 3 (11.54%) Veritas
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Infor
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Novell
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Xilinx
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