Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.87% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Watford median daily rate £365 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £365 £600 £375
% change year-on-year -39.17% +60.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 50 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.68% 19.24% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 11
Watford median daily rate £365 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% -20.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £244 £205 £146
90th Percentile £590 £451 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £370 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Watford median hourly rate - £14.50 £32.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.70% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +24.14% -32.56% +32.72%

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

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Watford over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Watford region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Unix

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 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Software Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior C++ Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos
1 1 (12.50%) IBM