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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 81 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 0.75% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 2.36% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
388 508 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.12% 31.75% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 338 166
Median daily rate £423 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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 8 December 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 11 (55.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) MS Office
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (25.00%) SLA
6 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Ruby
6 5 (25.00%) High Availability
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) C++
7 4 (20.00%) MySQL
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) REST
8 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.00%) Unix

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 (15.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) Magnolia
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) CloudBees
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) HBase
4 2 (10.00%) Power BI
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.00%) Mahout
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Grunt
1 2 (10.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) Node.js
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) Ajax
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) ebXML
4 3 (15.00%) LAMP
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (10.00%) Grails
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) React
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
5 2 (10.00%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) PKI
1 3 (15.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Physics
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (5.00%) Social Network
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Web Design
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) R
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) RHCE
4 2 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Kony
3 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.00%) Temenos
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter