Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 52 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 13 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.07% 1.02% 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.56% 4.23% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Warwickshire median daily rate £363 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -15.15% -
10th Percentile £306 £325 £401
90th Percentile £388 £375 £434
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £360 £316
% change year-on-year +4.17% +13.95% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Warwickshire median hourly rate £33.44 £19.61 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.53% -37.63% -1.36%
10th Percentile £31.89 £19.61 £28.56
90th Percentile £34.48 £19.61 £36.37
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.67% -52.29% -3.26%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 172 213 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 27.39% 24.15% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 144 120
Warwickshire median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +21.43% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £274 £250
90th Percentile £575 £518 £478
West Midlands median daily rate £399 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 28
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.37 £17.00 £29.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.75% -41.89% +62.53%
10th Percentile £14.47 £13.34 £15.75
90th Percentile £51.05 £23.60 £36.69
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £13.84 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.61% -23.11% -7.69%

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
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 26 July 2017. 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
Leamington Spa - 9 £375 -
Atherstone +4 2 £313 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Automotive
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (15.38%) Animation
7 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) WLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) CocoaPods
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (7.69%) Core Animation
3 1 (7.69%) Core Data
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) GreenSock GSAP
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Animation
2 2 (15.38%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple