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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 122 145 119
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 21 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 1.27% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
Median daily rate £375 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.25 £9.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £39.25 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-21.01% +16.98%
Computer Science
England

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
927 1024 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.34% 31.86% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 662 445
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 71 44
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.49 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% -13.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £19.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
West Yorkshire +14 12 £338 - 18
South Yorkshire +2 5 £388 -16.21% 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
1 24 (45.28%) Degree
2 22 (41.51%) CSS
3 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 18 (33.96%) PHP
5 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
6 13 (24.53%) Symfony
6 13 (24.53%) Laravel
6 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.53%) MVC
6 13 (24.53%) Finance
7 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
7 12 (22.64%) Java
7 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (22.64%) HTML5
8 10 (18.87%) OO
8 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
8 10 (18.87%) Data Management
9 9 (16.98%) Information Management
9 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
9 9 (16.98%) Linux
9 9 (16.98%) SQL
9 9 (16.98%) Data Quality
9 9 (16.98%) IBM InfoSphere
10 8 (15.09%) Coaching
10 8 (15.09%) Data Structures
10 8 (15.09%) Data Governance
10 8 (15.09%) Time Management
10 8 (15.09%) Data Mapping
10 8 (15.09%) MySQL

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 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Magnolia
2 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.77%) WordPress
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (16.98%) IBM InfoSphere
3 8 (15.09%) MySQL
3 8 (15.09%) Star Schema
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.89%) HBase
7 1 (1.89%) Mahout
7 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
3 2 (3.77%) gulp
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.89%) Xcode
4 1 (1.89%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Automotive
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) PHP Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Data Modeller
5 8 (15.09%) Data Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Data Modeller
7 5 (9.43%) Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 3 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) CSS
2 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 13 (24.53%) Laravel
3 13 (24.53%) Symfony
4 12 (22.64%) HTML5
5 7 (13.21%) CodeIgniter
6 6 (11.32%) .NET
6 6 (11.32%) RESTful
7 5 (9.43%) REST
7 5 (9.43%) Web Services
8 4 (7.55%) Ajax
8 4 (7.55%) LAMP
8 4 (7.55%) WPF
9 3 (5.66%) CSS3
9 3 (5.66%) ebXML
9 3 (5.66%) J2EE
9 3 (5.66%) jQuery
9 3 (5.66%) Node.js
9 3 (5.66%) SOAP
9 3 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) PKI
3 3 (5.66%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.77%) Physics
4 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.89%) Social Network
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) MVC
3 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) Data Management
4 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
4 10 (18.87%) OO
5 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.98%) Information Management
6 8 (15.09%) Coaching
6 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Data Governance
6 8 (15.09%) Data Mapping
6 8 (15.09%) Quality Management
6 8 (15.09%) Time Management
7 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) ITIL
8 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) OOD
9 5 (9.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.96%) PHP
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby
6 4 (7.55%) C#
6 4 (7.55%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) R
8 2 (3.77%) XQuery
9 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) CCNP
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (5.66%) MCSE
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) RHCE
3 2 (3.77%) PhD
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.66%) HL7
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.77%) EMIR
3 2 (3.77%) MiFID
4 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) BitLocker
1 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
1 3 (5.66%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) IBM
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) F5
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat