The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 108 126 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -43
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 17 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 0.58% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
Median daily rate £323 £344 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.18% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £339 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £349 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £36.73 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.27% -22.68%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
656 685 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.30% 29.71% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 465 342
Median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Leeds +22 16 £320 - 12
Bradford - 1 £350 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 16 (43.24%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (29.73%) Data Modelling
6 10 (27.03%) CSS
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) Business Analysis
7 9 (24.32%) Information Management
7 9 (24.32%) Data Quality
7 9 (24.32%) IBM InfoSphere
8 8 (21.62%) Data Mapping
8 8 (21.62%) Time Management
8 8 (21.62%) Coaching
8 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (21.62%) Data Governance
8 8 (21.62%) Quality Management
8 8 (21.62%) Star Schema
8 8 (21.62%) IBM
8 8 (21.62%) PHP
8 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
8 8 (21.62%) Data Management
8 8 (21.62%) Scrum
8 8 (21.62%) Ruby
9 7 (18.92%) C#
9 7 (18.92%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) OO
9 7 (18.92%) BDD
9 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 (8.11%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) Magnolia
2 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.41%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (24.32%) IBM InfoSphere
3 8 (21.62%) Star Schema
4 6 (16.22%) MySQL
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.41%) Big Data
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) HBase
7 1 (2.70%) Mahout
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Grunt
2 2 (5.41%) gulp
2 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Data Modeller
3 8 (21.62%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Data Modeller
5 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 4 (10.81%) CSS3
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) WPF
4 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
4 3 (8.11%) ebXML
4 3 (8.11%) jQuery
4 3 (8.11%) LAMP
4 3 (8.11%) Node.js
4 3 (8.11%) RESTful
5 2 (5.41%) Java EE
5 2 (5.41%) React
5 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Smartcard
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (2.70%) Neural Network
4 1 (2.70%) Social Network
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Data Modelling
3 10 (27.03%) Business Analysis
4 9 (24.32%) Information Management
5 8 (21.62%) Coaching
5 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Data Governance
5 8 (21.62%) Data Management
5 8 (21.62%) Data Mapping
5 8 (21.62%) Quality Management
5 8 (21.62%) Scrum
5 8 (21.62%) Time Management
6 7 (18.92%) BDD
6 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.92%) OO
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 6 (16.22%) Open Source
8 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) PHP
3 8 (21.62%) Ruby
4 7 (18.92%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) C++
6 4 (10.81%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) R
9 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISEB
3 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) RHCE
4 2 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.11%) HL7
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) IBM
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat