The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 13 12 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 3.70% 1.69% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.41% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +1.02% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -59.30% +43.33%  

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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37 17 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 68.52% 28.81% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Median daily rate £358 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Welwyn Garden City

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Salt
1 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Xerox
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Interactive Media

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Interactive Media
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xerox