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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 90 108 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -40
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 0.58% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £36.73 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +6.44%
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
464 516 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.99% 31.56% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 338 155
Median daily rate £390 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 8
Median hourly rate £13.38 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% +3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 (61.29%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Data Modelling
3 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Information Management
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
4 9 (29.03%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (25.81%) Data Structures
5 8 (25.81%) Coaching
5 8 (25.81%) Data Governance
5 8 (25.81%) Quality Management
5 8 (25.81%) Star Schema
5 8 (25.81%) IBM
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) Data Management
5 8 (25.81%) Time Management
5 8 (25.81%) Data Mapping
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) HTML
8 5 (16.13%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) PHP

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 (9.68%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Magnolia
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.45%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (29.03%) IBM InfoSphere
3 8 (25.81%) Star Schema
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.45%) Big Data
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.23%) HBase
6 1 (3.23%) Mahout
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Grunt
1 2 (6.45%) gulp
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Data Modeller
3 8 (25.81%) Data Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Data Modeller
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) WPF
4 3 (9.68%) Ajax
4 3 (9.68%) ebXML
4 3 (9.68%) LAMP
4 3 (9.68%) Node.js
4 3 (9.68%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
5 2 (6.45%) Ember.js
5 2 (6.45%) Grails
5 2 (6.45%) Java EE
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) PKI
2 3 (9.68%) Smartcard
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Physics
3 2 (6.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) Neural Network
4 1 (3.23%) Social Network
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
1 10 (32.26%) Data Modelling
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Information Management
3 8 (25.81%) Coaching
3 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) Data Governance
3 8 (25.81%) Data Management
3 8 (25.81%) Data Mapping
3 8 (25.81%) Quality Management
3 8 (25.81%) Time Management
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) High Availability
8 3 (9.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 5 (16.13%) Ruby
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) R
7 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CCNP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) RHCE
3 2 (6.45%) PhD
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.68%) HL7
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) IBM
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat