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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 40 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 8 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.62% 1.66% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.37% 5.67% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £367
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
- +56.84%

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
183 194 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.97% 29.26% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 114 94
Median daily rate £374 £300 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.58% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.33 £49.41 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.06% +213.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Computer Science Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017, 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 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) JBoss
5 4 (21.05%) Apache
5 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
5 4 (21.05%) OOD
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) JSP
5 4 (21.05%) Servlets
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) jBPM
5 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) BPMN

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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) Jadu
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.26%) IPsec
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MarkLogic
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) DB2
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Scala Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) CMS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Commons
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) Drools
2 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) jBPM
2 4 (21.05%) JSP
2 4 (21.05%) Servlets
3 3 (15.79%) J2SE
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) BPMN
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) OOD
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) User Stories
3 4 (21.05%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) Scala
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Netcool
1 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Sybase
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) AppSense
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) VMware