Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 +13
Contract jobs citing Computer Science 5 62 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 5.62% 16.67% 11.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 29.25% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 51 21
Renfrewshire median daily rate £335 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +3.13% -8.05%
10th Percentile £326 £278 £213
90th Percentile £348 £440 £415
Scotland median daily rate £375 £330 £335
% change year-on-year +13.64% -1.49% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £42.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +15.56% +213.04%

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 25 212 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 28.09% 56.99% 64.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 172 109
Renfrewshire median daily rate £300 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.52% -5.03%
10th Percentile £127 £261 £263
90th Percentile £341 £440 £432
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.05% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £35.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -36.17% +76.25% -3.61%

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 11 December 2017. 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 -1 5 £335 +1.52%
Computer Science
Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (100.00%) Nintex

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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Records Management
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Nintex
2 2 (40.00%) HP