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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 12 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.26% 9.71% 17.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.15% 48.78% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Average daily rate £363 £423 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.20% +40.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £345 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £597 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.22% 19.90% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 22
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
Scotland

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (63.16%) Computer Science
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Change Management
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 5 (26.32%) Data Management
5 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) Remedy
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
6 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (15.79%) SAP BI
6 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) SLA
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) SAP PI
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.79%) SAP BI
2 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) IT Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) PC Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) SAP PI
2 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XSL
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) XHTML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) WF
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) Remedy
4 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
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