The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeen region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.21% 12.77% 10.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.77% 44.44% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Average daily rate
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£421 £350 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.35% -18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £330 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £458 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 54 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.42% 28.72% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 14
Average daily rate £421 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014, 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 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) MCSA
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) CISSP
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
5 3 (17.65%) GIAC
5 3 (17.65%) CMDB
6 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Information Management Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) WF
3 1 (5.88%) LINQ
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XSL
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) CMDB
3 2 (11.76%) PMI
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) CCTV
4 1 (5.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
1 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
2 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 3 (17.65%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) PMP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Baan
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
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