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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 86 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.36% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.86% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +74.27%

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
365 349 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.88% 25.59% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 251 192
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £593 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
Median hourly rate £18.35 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% +30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £18.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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
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 27 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (40.00%) HBase
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) HDFS
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (30.00%) SaltStack
3 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (30.00%) Nagios
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (30.00%) Hortonworks
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management

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 4 (40.00%) Apache Pig
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) CloudBees
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) HBase
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Power BI
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) NumPy
1 1 (10.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (10.00%) Pandas
1 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (10.00%) PyQt
1 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (10.00%) React
1 1 (10.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) HDFS
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (30.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Kony
3 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (10.00%) Temenos
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter