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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.72% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.63% +46.15%
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
146 79 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.84% 25.48% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 39 42
Average daily rate £330 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £144 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.25 £14.36 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -55.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.44 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.24 £190.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 3 £375 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) PMP
3 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (50.00%) DataStage
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DataStage
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification