The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 53 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 12 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.84% 0.68% 2.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.77% 2.37% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £393 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+37.09% +24.00%
Computer Science
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 253 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.90% 28.82% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 115 112
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £245 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 1
Median hourly rate - £20.69 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the Glasgow region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Computer Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Computer Science Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) OOD
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
6 4 (19.05%) Drools
6 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (19.05%) Node.js
6 4 (19.05%) MarkLogic
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (19.05%) User Stories
6 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (19.05%) Open Source
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
6 4 (19.05%) BPMN
6 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) jBPM
6 4 (19.05%) Spring
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) J2EE

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.76%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MarkLogic
1 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) DTS
4 1 (4.76%) OLAP
4 1 (4.76%) OLTP
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) RPG Developer
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior RPG Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Commons
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) Drools
1 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
1 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
1 4 (19.05%) jBPM
1 4 (19.05%) JSP
1 4 (19.05%) Servlets
1 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Express
2 3 (14.29%) hapi
2 3 (14.29%) React
2 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) iSeries
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) OOD
3 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) BPMN
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) User Stories
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Service Design
5 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) RPG
4 2 (9.52%) RPG IV
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
1 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) AppSense
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Nintex