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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 11 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.84% 0.69% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.39% 2.39% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £440 £319 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +4.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £153 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £355 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.72 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-11.87% -16.38%
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
204 251 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.11% 28.75% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 118 114
Median daily rate £375 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £68.00 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Spring
4 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) Workflow
5 8 (34.78%) OOD
5 8 (34.78%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 7 (30.43%) jBPM
6 7 (30.43%) BPMN
6 7 (30.43%) Ext JS
6 7 (30.43%) Drools
6 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
6 7 (30.43%) MarkLogic
6 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (30.43%) User Stories
6 7 (30.43%) JBoss
6 7 (30.43%) Apache
6 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
6 7 (30.43%) JSP
6 7 (30.43%) Servlets
6 7 (30.43%) SQL

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 7 (30.43%) Apache
1 7 (30.43%) JBoss
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Workflow
1 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) SAS
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MarkLogic
1 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) DB2
3 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) DTS
4 1 (4.35%) OLAP
4 1 (4.35%) OLTP
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Scala Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (8.70%) RPG Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior RPG Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 7 (30.43%) Apache Commons
2 7 (30.43%) Drools
2 7 (30.43%) Ext JS
2 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
2 7 (30.43%) J2EE
2 7 (30.43%) jBPM
2 7 (30.43%) JSP
2 7 (30.43%) Servlets
3 3 (13.04%) J2SE
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (8.70%) iSeries
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Clustering
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (34.78%) OO
3 8 (34.78%) OOD
3 8 (34.78%) Workflow
4 7 (30.43%) BPMN
4 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Open Source
4 7 (30.43%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (30.43%) User Stories
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) System Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 2 (8.70%) RPG
5 2 (8.70%) RPG IV
5 2 (8.70%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) XenApp
2 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) AppSense
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) Sybase
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.35%) Nintex