Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 18 January 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 43 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 15 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.60% 2.81% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.29% 11.86% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Warwickshire median daily rate £313 £269 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £313 £370
% change year-on-year +20.00% -15.54% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate £31.25 £23.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.87% -26.84% +9.59%
10th Percentile £22.92 £23.00 £29.24
90th Percentile £34.41 £23.00 £33.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.17 £15.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +87.77% -52.29% +9.59%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 181 177 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 31.31% 23.66% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 104 122
Warwickshire median daily rate £384 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £250
90th Percentile £546 £530 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 22
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.49% - +40.00%
10th Percentile £19.32 £14.65 £15.85
90th Percentile £34.39 £43.00 £31.44
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.62 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.56% -5.26% -9.52%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Warwickshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Warwickshire

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Warwickshire

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Computer Science in Warwickshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Atherstone -6 3 £313 -28.57% 1
Warwick +8 2 - - 8
Leamington Spa - 2 £350 -
Gaydon - 1 - -
Computer Science
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Automotive
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) JSON
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) User Experience
6 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Validation
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (20.00%) PMP
7 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (20.00%) HTTP

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) SSL
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (20.00%) WLAN
3 2 (13.33%) 4G
3 2 (13.33%) 5G
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Android Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) CocoaPods
3 1 (6.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 8 (53.33%) Automotive
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Product Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Material Design
4 2 (13.33%) WebKit
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (6.67%) Core Animation
5 1 (6.67%) Core Data
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) GreenSock GSAP
5 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Animation
4 2 (13.33%) Robotics
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Cyberattack
5 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.67%) VMware