The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 107 131 123
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £308 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £319 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £365
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 £48.75 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-20.51% +69.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
650 722 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.13% 25.59% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 493 423
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 41
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +16 5 £475 +22.58% 17
South Yorkshire +6 5 £200 -36.00% 3
North Yorkshire +11 2 - - 4
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) Puppet
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (26.09%) High Availability
5 5 (21.74%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) SLA
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
6 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) HBase
6 4 (17.39%) Big Data
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Pig
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Hive
6 4 (17.39%) Hadoop

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (17.39%) Apache Pig
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.35%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) CloudBees
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Hive
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
1 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
1 4 (17.39%) HBase
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) Power BI
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) GoCD
2 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Appium
4 1 (4.35%) Calabash
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (13.04%) Laravel
3 3 (13.04%) Symfony
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) NumPy
5 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.35%) PyQt
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) High Availability
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) Ruby
3 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) HDFS
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Nagios
4 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) Hortonworks
3 3 (13.04%) SaltStack
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Sun
4 2 (8.70%) Veritas
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Kony
5 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.35%) Temenos
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter