The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
Computer Science
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
145 140 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.59% 32.79% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 108 49
Median daily rate £425 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £571 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Median hourly rate £17.84 £10.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% -70.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £9.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £15.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the Sheffield region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Sheffield region.

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Symfony
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Laravel
1 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 3 (60.00%) CodeIgniter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) F5