Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 78 79
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.24% 0.53% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.63% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.25 -

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 301 369 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.22% 32.40% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 257 250
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £238 £261 £225
90th Percentile £615 £538 £587
Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.19% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 29
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £20.97 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.04% +67.89% -13.86%
10th Percentile £17.66 £11.94 £9.96
90th Percentile £47.05 £33.75 £22.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.05% -1.28% +8.15%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Sheffield +11 2 - - 12
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Private Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Decision Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Ambari
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Private Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Decision Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau