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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 124 141 104
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 22 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.20% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 0.76% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 12
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £12.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +186.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £31.22 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+24.11% -12.67%
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
897 792 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.60% 26.69% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 498 417
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 40
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £10.10 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +4 13 £338 - 16
South Yorkshire +3 9 £311 -17.00% 8
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 29 (87.88%) Degree
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) ISEB
4 8 (24.24%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) Time Management
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
6 6 (18.18%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) Python
6 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 6 (18.18%) Open Source
6 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Data Mapping
7 5 (15.15%) Data Governance
7 5 (15.15%) Data Quality
7 5 (15.15%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) CSS
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
7 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
7 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 5 (15.15%) Data Management
7 5 (15.15%) Information Management
7 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Telecoms

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Acrobat
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (3.03%) FrameMaker
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) RoboHelp
1 1 (3.03%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Star Schema
3 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
3 2 (6.06%) RSpec
4 1 (3.03%) ERwin
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.12%) Legal
4 3 (9.09%) Games
5 2 (6.06%) Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modeller
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Test Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Data Modeller
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Python Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (6.06%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) CSS
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) CSS3
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Thrift
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.06%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) EJB
5 1 (3.03%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE 5
5 1 (3.03%) JAX-WS
5 1 (3.03%) JMS
5 1 (3.03%) JSF
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Psychology
3 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.06%) Telematics
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Android
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) BDD
3 7 (21.21%) Time Management
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
5 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Data Governance
5 5 (15.15%) Data Management
5 5 (15.15%) Data Mapping
5 5 (15.15%) Information Management
5 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Coaching
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Software Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) ISEB
3 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) IIBA
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) WCAG
3 1 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.03%) EMIR
3 1 (3.03%) FATCA
3 1 (3.03%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) IBM
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) DataFlux
3 1 (3.03%) F5
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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