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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank - 12 8
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 9.52% 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £421 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +40.00%
Degree
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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
5 36 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.90% 28.57% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 27
Average daily rate £230 £418 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.91% +17.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £29.17 £38.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.23% +285.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Java

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle