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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 79 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.56% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 1.97% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £408 £350 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £350 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +49.00%

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
393 406 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.41% 28.51% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 292 196
Median daily rate £415 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £566 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £10.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £19.75 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 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 11 (57.89%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) SLA
6 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) High Availability
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Ruby
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Python
7 4 (21.05%) C++
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
8 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) Unix
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) LDAP

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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
1 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.53%) Magnolia
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) CloudBees
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) HBase
3 2 (10.53%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.26%) Mahout
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Grunt
1 2 (10.53%) gulp
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ebXML
4 3 (15.79%) LAMP
4 3 (15.79%) Node.js
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) CSS3
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) Sass
6 1 (5.26%) Cascading
6 1 (5.26%) OpenCV
6 1 (5.26%) Pandas
6 1 (5.26%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Neural Network
2 1 (5.26%) Physics
2 1 (5.26%) Social Network
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) RHCE
4 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Kony
3 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.26%) Temenos
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter