Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Computer Science Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 89 97
Rank change year-on-year +33 +8 -26
Contract jobs citing Computer Science Degree 13 14 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.63% 0.94% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.81% 5.62% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
Median daily rate £450 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.65% -1.88% +11.11%
10th Percentile £350 £310 £300
90th Percentile £531 £445 £450
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £404
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.05% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
Scotland median hourly rate £38.20 - £36.71

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 191 249 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.96% 16.73% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 144 175
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £227 £189
90th Percentile £550 £636 £515
Scotland median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +1.18% +21.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £30.25 £29.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.88% +1.60% +19.10%
10th Percentile £16.63 £17.72 £12.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £36.44 £49.45
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year +7.69% +111.38% -53.41%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

Computer Science Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Glasgow over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

Computer Science Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) PMP
4 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Cognizant
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) SAS
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Publishing
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (7.69%) npm
1 1 (7.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Mockito
1 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Biostatistician
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
2 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Chief Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
2 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
2 1 (7.69%) GWT
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Java SE
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) NativeScript
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) Sass
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (15.38%) Biostatistics
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Sprint Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Sprint Retrospective
5 2 (15.38%) Sprint Review
5 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
3 3 (23.08%) PMP
4 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cognizant
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Ivanti
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) NetScout
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) VMware