The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 87 102 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 20 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.32% 0.21% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.82% 0.73% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 13
Median daily rate £375 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.70% +24.00%
Computer Science
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
524 410 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.52% 28.63% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 283 213
Median daily rate £413 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 9
Median hourly rate £14.13 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -16.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Information Management
3 10 (43.48%) Data Quality
3 10 (43.48%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (39.13%) Data Governance
4 9 (39.13%) Data Structures
4 9 (39.13%) Time Management
4 9 (39.13%) Data Analysis
4 9 (39.13%) Data Management
4 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
4 9 (39.13%) Data Mapping
4 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 9 (39.13%) Quality Management
4 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (34.78%) Star Schema
5 8 (34.78%) Coaching
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) Selenium
9 3 (13.04%) Web Development
9 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 3 (13.04%) BDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (4.35%) LiveCycle
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (34.78%) Star Schema
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) ERwin
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Data Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Data Modeller
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Data Modeller
4 5 (21.74%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) CSS3
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) WPF
4 1 (4.35%) EJB
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) JDBC
4 1 (4.35%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
2 10 (43.48%) Information Management
3 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Data Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Data Governance
3 9 (39.13%) Data Management
3 9 (39.13%) Data Mapping
3 9 (39.13%) Quality Management
3 9 (39.13%) Time Management
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) OO
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) DataFlux
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat