Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 60 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 33 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.91% 2.28% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.30% 7.71% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 8
Wiltshire median daily rate £543 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.56% +18.03% -10.29%
10th Percentile £413 £392 £333
90th Percentile £579 £488 £773
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.32% +9.73% -8.80%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 623 363 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 36.03% 29.56% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 227 288
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +18.24% -7.50%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £209
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.81% +173.04% -56.19%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.50 £6.34
90th Percentile £47.00 £39.15 £13.54
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +44.34% -29.33%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Salisbury -14 17 £550 +39.24% 2
Corsham -11 8 £485 +2.11% 1
Swindon -12 6 - -
Computer Science
South West

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

1 26 (78.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Degree
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco
4 13 (39.39%) VMware
4 13 (39.39%) DV Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (36.36%) vCenter Server
6 11 (33.33%) Python
6 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
7 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
7 10 (30.30%) RHCE
7 10 (30.30%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (30.30%) Firewall
7 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (30.30%) Puppet
7 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
7 10 (30.30%) Critical Thinking
7 10 (30.30%) IT Strategy
8 9 (27.27%) Confluence
8 9 (27.27%) JIRA
8 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
8 9 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 9 (27.27%) CCIE

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) BGP
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (15.15%) OSPF
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (12.12%) DMVPN
3 4 (12.12%) Multicast
3 4 (12.12%) VXLAN
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.03%) Skype
5 1 (3.03%) TACACS
5 1 (3.03%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.03%) Legal
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Network Architect
3 8 (24.24%) Network Design Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Information Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Technical Architect
4 4 (12.12%) PowerShell Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Applications Packager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Spine.js
2 2 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 6 (18.18%) Cyber Defence
3 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 5 (15.15%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
2 10 (30.30%) Critical Thinking
2 10 (30.30%) IT Strategy
2 10 (30.30%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (24.24%) Information Assurance
4 8 (24.24%) Network Virtualisation
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (24.24%) Systems Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Cyber Assurance
6 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (15.15%) NsoIT
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.12%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) Tcl
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (42.42%) Degree
4 13 (39.39%) DV Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (30.30%) RHCE
7 9 (27.27%) CCIE
7 9 (27.27%) CCNP
8 5 (15.15%) CCNA
8 5 (15.15%) MCSE
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (12.12%) MCSA
9 4 (12.12%) OCA
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (6.06%) CISM
10 2 (6.06%) CISSP
10 2 (6.06%) CREST Certified
11 1 (3.03%) CCIE Security
11 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) vCenter Server
2 10 (30.30%) Puppet
3 4 (12.12%) PowerCLI
3 4 (12.12%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.03%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
3 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.06%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec