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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 99 118 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 20 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.19% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 0.63% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 14
Median daily rate £350 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
644 630 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.23% 29.73% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 442 323
Median daily rate £413 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £10.05 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £41.50 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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 1 July 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 1 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
Leeds +14 20 £350 - 14
Bradford - 2 - - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Time Management
4 10 (33.33%) Information Management
4 10 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 10 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 9 (30.00%) Data Structures
5 9 (30.00%) Data Governance
5 9 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 9 (30.00%) IBM
5 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Data Management
5 9 (30.00%) Data Mapping
6 8 (26.67%) Java
6 8 (26.67%) Star Schema
6 8 (26.67%) Coaching
7 6 (20.00%) BDD
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) OO
8 5 (16.67%) Selenium
9 4 (13.33%) Ruby
9 4 (13.33%) WPF

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 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (26.67%) Star Schema
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.33%) ERwin
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Data Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Data Modeller
3 8 (26.67%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Data Modeller
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) WPF Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) WPF
3 3 (10.00%) CSS3
3 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
4 2 (6.67%) Java EE
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) EJB
5 1 (3.33%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.33%) Grails
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) Java EE 5
5 1 (3.33%) JAX-WS
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Psychology
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Physics
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
1 11 (36.67%) Time Management
2 10 (33.33%) Information Management
3 9 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 9 (30.00%) Data Management
3 9 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 9 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 8 (26.67%) Coaching
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) DataFlux
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat