Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 6 5 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 4.14% 5.75% 16.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 17.86% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 57
Renfrewshire median daily rate £430 £335 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.36% +1.52% +17.33%
10th Percentile £409 £326 £278
90th Percentile £446 £348 £437
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £42.00
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £36.25 £52.00
% change year-on-year -10.34% -30.29% +264.91%

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 60 28 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 41.38% 32.18% 60.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 206
Renfrewshire median daily rate £323 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.03% -4.62% -1.52%
10th Percentile £241 £109 £262
90th Percentile £471 £374 £440
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £70.00 £13.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +438.46% -68.67% -
10th Percentile £40.88 £13.00 £40.38
90th Percentile £74.63 £19.00 £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £23.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -24.73% -23.77% +62.67%

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
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 17 November 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 -16 6 £430 +28.36%
Computer Science
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) InfoPath
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Records Management
3 4 (66.67%) Nintex
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013

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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Records Management
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Personalization
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Nintex
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
3 1 (16.67%) VMware