Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 77 77
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 28 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.19% 0.70% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.61% 2.30% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 5
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -14.71% -
10th Percentile £392 £331 £363
90th Percentile £488 £630 £518
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.50 £41.12
% change year-on-year -3.18% +3.36% +6.12%

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 368 392 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 28.75% 30.51% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 280 240
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -8.24%
10th Percentile £308 £211 £155
90th Percentile £600 £600 £559
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £11.72 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +173.04% -56.19% -21.32%
10th Percentile £17.50 £6.34 £11.93
90th Percentile £39.15 £13.54 £43.88
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.23% -33.33% +16.42%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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
Corsham +8 11 £475 -
Swindon 0 5 £375 +3.45% 2
Salisbury -3 1 £395 +18.80%
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (75.00%) ITIL
3 20 (71.43%) Project Management
4 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
5 18 (64.29%) Release Management
5 18 (64.29%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (64.29%) Management Information System
6 17 (60.71%) Finance
6 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
7 16 (57.14%) Marketing
7 16 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (57.14%) Electronics
7 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
7 16 (57.14%) Manufacturing
7 16 (57.14%) Programme Management
7 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (57.14%) SAP
8 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
8 11 (39.29%) Change Management
8 11 (39.29%) Scrum
8 11 (39.29%) Service Management
9 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
9 10 (35.71%) DevOps
10 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
11 8 (28.57%) CMS
12 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (17.86%) Military
13 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Ant
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) JBehave
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) Electronics
2 16 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 16 (57.14%) Marketing
2 16 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.86%) Military
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Incident Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Cassandra DBA
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
1 2 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.57%) PMI
4 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) ITIL
2 20 (71.43%) Project Management
3 18 (64.29%) Release Management
4 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (57.14%) Programme Management
5 11 (39.29%) Change Management
5 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
5 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) Service Management
6 10 (35.71%) DevOps
6 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
9 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
9 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
9 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) CQL
1 2 (7.14%) Java
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) R
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
3 18 (64.29%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 2 (7.14%) PMP
7 1 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) CITP
7 1 (3.57%) ISEB
7 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
7 1 (3.57%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft