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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 10 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.49% 0.67% 1.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.03% 2.42% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £368 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £393 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £324
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.44 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+30.40% -12.05%
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
199 248 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.66% 27.80% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 116 109
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 1
Median hourly rate - £22.85 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 4 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 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) OOD
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) Workflow
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) JSP
7 4 (19.05%) Servlets
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) JBoss
7 4 (19.05%) Apache
7 4 (19.05%) Tomcat

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%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
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
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
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 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
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%) Express
2 3 (14.29%) hapi
2 3 (14.29%) React
2 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
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%) Integration Testing
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%) Content Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
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 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
1 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) AppSense
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Nintex