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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 10 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.79% 1.30% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.92% 4.85% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £275 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -20.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +74.27%

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
169 165 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.23% 26.74% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 96 99
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
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 £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Jadu
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) CMS
7 2 (11.11%) Spring

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 3 (16.67%) Jadu
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MarkLogic
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) CMS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Commons
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) Drools
3 1 (5.56%) Ext JS
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) J2SE
3 1 (5.56%) jBPM
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Server Building
6 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
6 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Netcool
1 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Aruba
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas