Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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 Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 184 197
Rank change year-on-year +40 +13 +21
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 54 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.09% 0.068% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.16% 0.47% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 1 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.83% -3.33% +14.94%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £323
90th Percentile £638 £369 £468
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £32.97 £21.69
% change year-on-year +13.74% +52.01% -31.35%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 754 637 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.18% 14.39% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 379 458
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £248
90th Percentile £598 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 34
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £15.00 £14.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.83% +3.22% -6.24%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.34
90th Percentile £31.35 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +5.24%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Yorkshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Yorkshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Yorkshire

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Yorkshire

Computer Science Degree
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 Degree within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
West Yorkshire +25 45 £550 +51.72% 18
South Yorkshire - 4 £405 - 5
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 7
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 2
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 54 (100.00%) Degree
2 53 (98.15%) Computer Science
3 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (38.89%) Firewall
5 20 (37.04%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (37.04%) Amazon S3
5 20 (37.04%) Amazon ELB
5 20 (37.04%) Amazon RDS
5 20 (37.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (37.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 20 (37.04%) Auto-Scaling
5 20 (37.04%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (37.04%) Terraform
5 20 (37.04%) Serverless
6 18 (33.33%) OO
7 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.93%) Java
9 13 (24.07%) Web Services
10 12 (22.22%) C#
10 12 (22.22%) Python
10 12 (22.22%) Finance
10 12 (22.22%) Selenium
10 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 12 (22.22%) Docker
11 11 (20.37%) IT Strategy
12 9 (16.67%) Ansible
12 9 (16.67%) Kafka
13 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco
13 8 (14.81%) F5

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring 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 2 (3.70%) WordPress
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (37.04%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (37.04%) Amazon ELB
2 20 (37.04%) Amazon S3
2 20 (37.04%) AWS CloudFormation
2 20 (37.04%) AWS Lambda
2 20 (37.04%) Serverless
2 20 (37.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (7.41%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) BGP
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
2 6 (11.11%) MPLS
2 6 (11.11%) OSPF
2 6 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Selenium
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) PostCSS
5 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Consultant
3 11 (20.37%) Architect
3 11 (20.37%) AWS Consultant
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Developer in Test
5 9 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Java Developer in Test
5 9 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Tester
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Architect
7 5 (9.26%) AWS Architect
8 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Web Services
2 9 (16.67%) Kafka
3 5 (9.26%) RESTful
4 3 (5.56%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) CSS3
5 2 (3.70%) Django
5 2 (3.70%) HTML
5 2 (3.70%) HTML5
5 2 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (1.85%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.85%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.85%) JSON
6 1 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) Redux
6 1 (1.85%) Spring
6 1 (1.85%) XHTML
6 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
1 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.70%) Clustering
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (98.15%) Computer Science
2 20 (37.04%) Auto-Scaling
3 18 (33.33%) OO
4 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.37%) IT Strategy
7 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (11.11%) DevOps
8 6 (11.11%) High Availability
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 6 (11.11%) Network Design
8 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.26%) TDD
10 4 (7.41%) Decision-Making
10 4 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (7.41%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) C#
2 12 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) Kotlin
4 1 (1.85%) Scala
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) CCNP
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) CCIE
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) HNC
4 1 (1.85%) HND
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) GAMP
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Terraform
2 9 (16.67%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) WSUS
4 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Cisco
1 8 (14.81%) F5
2 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.56%) Dell
3 3 (5.56%) EMC
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) NetApp
3 3 (5.56%) Splunk
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) CA
4 1 (1.85%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore