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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 90 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 11 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 0.22% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 0.85% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
Average daily rate £338 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £31.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.28%
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
516 352 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.03% 26.25% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 233 192
Average daily rate £400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £227 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £508 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -56.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
3 6 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 5 (27.78%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (27.78%) Data Governance
4 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
4 5 (27.78%) Information Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Time Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Mapping
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Data Management
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Star Schema
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) Android
5 4 (22.22%) Load Testing

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Acrobat
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (5.56%) FrameMaker
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.56%) RoboHelp
1 1 (5.56%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) Star Schema
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) ERwin
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Data Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modeller
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Data Modeller
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Author
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Author
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) CSS3
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE 5
3 1 (5.56%) JAX-WS
3 1 (5.56%) JSF
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) BDD
2 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Data Governance
3 5 (27.78%) Data Management
3 5 (27.78%) Data Mapping
3 5 (27.78%) Information Management
3 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
3 5 (27.78%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Time Management
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) DataFlux
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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