Period
to 17 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 11 25
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 0 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 19.34% 12.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 33.54% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 44 28
Renfrewshire median daily rate - £330 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.33% -7.19%
Scotland median daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +9.85% -5.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +15.56% -

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 16 158 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 23.88% 57.66% 62.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 129 121
Renfrewshire median daily rate £179 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.76% -2.94% -2.15%
10th Percentile £89 £270 £263
90th Percentile £428 £445 £430
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £16.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.86 £35.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -40.84% +56.67% +18.42%

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