The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.27% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -2.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 22.93% 23.96% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 14
Average daily rate £275 £248 £209
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -30.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Computer Science
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Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (50.00%) APMP
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) IPTV
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) DVB
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Tcl
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) MPEG
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) DVB
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
1 2 (50.00%) IPTV
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) MPEG
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Tcl
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (50.00%) APMP
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Capita