The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.17% 9.65% 10.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 31.43% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £342 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £370 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.35% +25.00%
Degree
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.99% 30.70% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 17
Average daily rate £335 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £598 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.09 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Aberdeen region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Aberdeen region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) MS Access
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) IIS
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) Photoshop

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) PaintShop Pro
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) InDesign
2 1 (6.67%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) MGCP
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) H.323
1 1 (6.67%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (13.33%) Change Control
1 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) OOP
2 1 (6.67%) CAD
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.67%) Document Management
2 1 (6.67%) Metadata Management
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Kofax
4 1 (6.67%) OpenText
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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