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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.70% 0.89% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.25% 2.85% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £330 £170 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.11% -51.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +17.18%
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
212 246 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.08% 31.26% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 140 96
Median daily rate £375 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £144 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £19.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.02% +64.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 (85.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) Spring
4 9 (45.00%) OO
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) OOD
8 5 (25.00%) JSP
8 5 (25.00%) Servlets
8 5 (25.00%) JBoss
8 5 (25.00%) Apache
8 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (25.00%) J2EE
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) Workflow
8 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (25.00%) BPMN
8 5 (25.00%) Ext JS
8 5 (25.00%) jBPM
8 5 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (25.00%) User Stories
8 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) JBoss
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) Jadu
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MarkLogic
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) CMS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JDE Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Commons
2 5 (25.00%) Drools
2 5 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (25.00%) J2EE
2 5 (25.00%) jBPM
2 5 (25.00%) JSP
2 5 (25.00%) Servlets
3 4 (20.00%) J2SE
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Clustering
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) BPMN
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 5 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) Workflow
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (5.00%) Presales
8 1 (5.00%) Server Building
8 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Scala
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (5.00%) Netcool
1 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) AppSense
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas
4 1 (5.00%) VMware