Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 35 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.08% 1.13% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.36% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
North Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.92% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.25

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 290 295 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 86.31% 83.57% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 216 166
North Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £131 £163
90th Percentile £513 £491 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.31% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 23
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £13.91 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -5.73% -1.67%
10th Percentile £10.67 £13.00 £10.90
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.85 £39.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.87
% change year-on-year -2.86% +17.73% -0.90%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in North Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in North Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in North Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science in North Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +1 4 £475 - 4
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) BGP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) MPLS
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) OSPF
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) PostCSS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) React Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) Sass
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
2 1 (14.29%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) CUDA
2 1 (14.29%) GPGPU
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) OOP
1 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) F5
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Dataiku