The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.82% 0.20% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 0.64% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £375 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £324
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.22 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -12.67%
Computer Science
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
165 156 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.05% 31.26% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 105 48
Median daily rate £450 £315 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +19.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £227 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.81 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £25.00 £81.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -11 7 £313 -16.66% 6
Barnsley - 3 - -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source Development
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) EMIR
5 2 (18.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (18.18%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (27.27%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) RSpec
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Thrift
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
1 2 (18.18%) Telematics
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) IIBA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (18.18%) EMIR
1 2 (18.18%) MiFID
2 1 (9.09%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) F5