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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10  
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.94% 1.69% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.73% 5.14% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £395 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £335 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £630 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +2.38% +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 161 214 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 25.16% 32.82% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 134 102
Median daily rate £413 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £571 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.05% +14.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -2 5 £375 -23.07% 4
Salisbury - 1 £415 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Ant
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) JBehave
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) JUnit
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL

Computer Science
Top Related 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Ant
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) JBehave
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Developer in Test
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) CA
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