Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Degree
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 37 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.30% 1.59% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 9.43% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Watford median daily rate - £275 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £26.75 - -

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 28 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.31% 16.88% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 17
Watford median daily rate £418 £320 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.47% +10.34% -17.14%
10th Percentile £298 £193 £205
90th Percentile £550 £518 £431
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Watford median hourly rate £47.50 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +227.59% - -
10th Percentile £43.75 £13.75 £13.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £15.25 £15.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.64 £17.64 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.67% +10.22% -15.79%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Watford

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Watford region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM