The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £39.25 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-21.01% +16.98%
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 West Lothian region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 24.14% 52.75% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 11
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Computer Science
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Computer Science across the West Lothian region.

Computer Science Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian