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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 118 127 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 10 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.52% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.66% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Median daily rate £400 £350 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +84.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £305 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
748 966 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.85% 31.23% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 635 431
Median daily rate £400 £389 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 40
Median hourly rate £14.93 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £19.75 £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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
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 7 December 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 +20 8 £400 +14.28% 25
South Yorkshire -6 2 £388 +24.00% 3
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 19 (52.78%) CSS
3 17 (47.22%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) PHP
5 11 (30.56%) Java
5 11 (30.56%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.78%) Degree
7 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Symfony
8 8 (22.22%) Laravel
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.67%) Windows
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) MySQL
10 6 (16.67%) Ruby
11 5 (13.89%) TDD
11 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.89%) MS Office
11 5 (13.89%) C++
11 5 (13.89%) Linux
11 5 (13.89%) Web Services
11 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (13.89%) SLA
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.89%) BDD

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 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) Magnolia
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) HBase
4 2 (5.56%) Power BI
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Grunt
2 2 (5.56%) gulp
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Appium
3 1 (2.78%) Calabash
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) CSS
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) HTML5
4 8 (22.22%) Laravel
4 8 (22.22%) Symfony
5 5 (13.89%) REST
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Node.js
6 4 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) ebXML
7 3 (8.33%) LAMP
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
8 2 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) PKI
1 3 (8.33%) Smartcard
2 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.56%) Physics
2 2 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Neural Network
3 1 (2.78%) Social Network
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) MVC
1 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) BDD
3 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
3 5 (13.89%) High Availability
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Open Source
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Web Design
6 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) PHP
3 11 (30.56%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (5.56%) R
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Scala
8 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.33%) CCNP
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) RHCE
4 2 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) HL7
3 2 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (2.78%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) BitLocker
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Kony
3 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.78%) Temenos
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter