Period
to 18 March 2019

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 18 March 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 Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 188 175
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 +26
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 21 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 0.78% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £368 £373 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.34% -21.58% +46.15%
10th Percentile £233 £357 £413
90th Percentile £498 £396 £500
England median daily rate £475 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +4.38% +1.13% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £33.02 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.17% +120.13% -60.00%

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 740 637 650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.83% 13.57% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 386 389
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £250 £200 £231
90th Percentile £613 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 52 26
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £19.70 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.34% +19.41% +6.45%
10th Percentile £14.26 £12.78 £11.84
90th Percentile £42.70 £40.00 £31.00
England median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.00% -9.09% +1.85%

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 18 March 2019.

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 18 March 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
West Yorkshire +20 10 £375 +3.45% 15
North Yorkshire +2 4 £411 +7.52% 4
South Yorkshire - 3 £360 - 5
East Yorkshire - 3 £215 - 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 21 (100.00%) Degree
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Docker
4 6 (28.57%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) OSPF
5 5 (23.81%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
5 5 (23.81%) Kafka
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Selenium
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint

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 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) BGP
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) MPLS
3 5 (23.81%) OSPF
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) PBX
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) PostCSS
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) CMake
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Developer in Test
3 4 (19.05%) Java Automation Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer in Test
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (9.52%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Kafka
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) Sass
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) Django
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) B2B
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (9.52%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Master's Degree
3 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GAMP
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) VMware