Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 (Computing Science)
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 48 3 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 19.75% 2.88% 11.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.29% 8.33% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 3 40
Renfrewshire median daily rate £410 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -15.58% +10.80%
10th Percentile £220 £302 £305
90th Percentile £445 £361 £434
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +12.86% -9.09% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £36.71 £31.93 £42.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% -23.99% +140.00%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 136 36 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 55.97% 34.62% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 34 194
Renfrewshire median daily rate £280 £390 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.21% +21.50% -7.62%
10th Percentile £220 £149 £230
90th Percentile £438 £444 £440
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 23
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £32.50 - £40.00
10th Percentile £18.58 - £35.50
90th Percentile £74.38 - £42.80
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £31.85 £39.00
% change year-on-year -45.05% -18.33% +95.00%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Renfrewshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Computer Science in Renfrewshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Computer Science in Renfrewshire

Computer Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computer Science in Renfrewshire

Computer Science
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +4 47 £413 +26.92%
Computer Science
Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 48 (100.00%) Degree
2 47 (97.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 44 (91.67%) Windows
4 43 (89.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 40 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (79.17%) SC Cleared
6 38 (79.17%) Security Cleared
7 33 (68.75%) PowerShell
8 30 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (60.42%) Office 365
9 29 (60.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (54.17%) Migration
10 26 (54.17%) MCSE
10 26 (54.17%) SharePoint
11 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
12 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
13 20 (41.67%) IIS
13 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
13 20 (41.67%) CSS
13 20 (41.67%) XML
13 20 (41.67%) XSLT
13 20 (41.67%) High Availability
13 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 20 (41.67%) jQuery
13 20 (41.67%) SharePoint Server
13 20 (41.67%) InfoPath
14 18 (37.50%) DNS

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 26 (54.17%) SharePoint
2 20 (41.67%) IIS
2 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 20 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 20 (41.67%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
4 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (22.92%) Skype for Business
5 10 (20.83%) OpenStack
6 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (18.75%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) InfoPath
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (60.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 16 (33.33%) DHCP
3 9 (18.75%) Skype
4 7 (14.58%) 3G
4 7 (14.58%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.17%) LAN
7 2 (4.17%) WAN
8 1 (2.08%) IPv4
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) MSI
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Design Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) SharePoint Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Consultant
3 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Mobility Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Mobility Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) CSS
1 20 (41.67%) jQuery
1 20 (41.67%) XML
1 20 (41.67%) XSLT
2 16 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 8 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.33%) PKI
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) AS400
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Tandem
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (91.67%) Windows
1 44 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 43 (89.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (60.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.33%) Android
7 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (4.17%) Linux
8 2 (4.17%) Unix
9 1 (2.08%) HPUX
9 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Migration
2 20 (41.67%) High Availability
3 18 (37.50%) Workflow
4 16 (33.33%) Records Management
5 9 (18.75%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Content Management
8 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.08%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.08%) Personalization
10 1 (2.08%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Degree
2 47 (97.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (79.17%) SC Cleared
3 38 (79.17%) Security Cleared
4 30 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (54.17%) MCSE
6 11 (22.92%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.08%) CCNA
8 1 (2.08%) CCNP
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
8 1 (2.08%) MCDBA
8 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.83%) XenApp
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.33%) XenServer
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 7 (14.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 4 (8.33%) XenMobile
4 3 (6.25%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (2.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) Citrix
2 16 (33.33%) Nintex
3 13 (27.08%) VMware
4 11 (22.92%) Ivanti
5 6 (12.50%) ThinPrint
6 4 (8.33%) Apple
6 4 (8.33%) HP
6 4 (8.33%) McAfee
6 4 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle