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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.51% 1.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.79% 4.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -32.63%
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
154 167 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.15% 40.63% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 90 47
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £219 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £7.19 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.07 £22.60 £173.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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 -10 11 £350 -22.22% 6
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Laravel
4 9 (45.00%) Symfony
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) OO
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) OOD
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (20.00%) Python
9 3 (15.00%) Web Development
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.00%) Node.js
9 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (15.00%) NoSQL

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) RSpec
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.00%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) Laravel
2 9 (45.00%) Symfony
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (5.00%) LAMP
6 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Derivative
1 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) OOD
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source Development
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) IIBA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (10.00%) EMIR
1 2 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (5.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) F5