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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 95 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.04% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £388 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +66.66%
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 £38.75 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +74.27%

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
449 481 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.82% 25.28% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 334 279
Median daily rate £413 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 28
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +20.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.82 £12.50 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.37 £21.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +3 4 £475 +46.15% 13
Pudsey - 1 - -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
3 4 (30.77%) HBase
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
3 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
3 4 (30.77%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (30.77%) Ansible
3 4 (30.77%) HDFS
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
4 3 (23.08%) SaltStack
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Hortonworks
4 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Nagios
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
5 2 (15.38%) SLA

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 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (7.69%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) CloudBees
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) HBase
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) Power BI
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Appium
3 1 (7.69%) Calabash
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Hadoop Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) NumPy
2 1 (7.69%) OpenCV
2 1 (7.69%) Pandas
2 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
2 1 (7.69%) PyQt
2 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) EMC Centera
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
2 2 (15.38%) BDD
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) HDFS
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Hortonworks
2 3 (23.08%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) Kony
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Temenos
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter