The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 36 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 275 340 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.70% 5.86% 5.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.83% 37.24% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 254 253
Average daily rate
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£463 £434 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
Average hourly rate £24.50 £12.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £9.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.43 £126.25 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.53 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +27.71%
Degree
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
864 913 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.76% 15.73% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 640 737
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.16 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £33.49 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 217 (40.56%) Finance
2 137 (25.61%) Computer Science
3 131 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (24.11%) SQL
5 118 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
6 108 (20.19%) Java
7 98 (18.32%) Project Management
8 92 (17.20%) Banking
9 91 (17.01%) Microsoft
10 87 (16.26%) MS Excel
11 79 (14.77%) SQL Server
12 62 (11.59%) Linux
13 61 (11.40%) Oracle
14 60 (11.21%) .NET
15 55 (10.28%) C#
15 55 (10.28%) HTML
16 54 (10.09%) Windows
16 54 (10.09%) Analytics
17 53 (9.91%) Mathematics
17 53 (9.91%) PRINCE2
18 52 (9.72%) MS Office
19 49 (9.16%) UNIX
20 46 (8.60%) ITIL
20 46 (8.60%) JavaScript
21 41 (7.66%) Waterfall
22 40 (7.48%) Investment Banking
23 39 (7.29%) TDD
23 39 (7.29%) C++
23 39 (7.29%) User Experience
24 38 (7.10%) Business Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 25 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.06%) SAS
4 8 (1.50%) Apache
5 6 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (0.93%) Node.js
6 5 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.93%) IIS
7 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.37%) CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 52 (9.72%) MS Office
3 38 (7.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (6.92%) MS Visio
5 31 (5.79%) MS Project
6 10 (1.87%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.56%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.56%) Maple
9 3 (0.56%) InDesign
9 3 (0.56%) SPSS
9 3 (0.56%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.19%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.19%) Weka
11 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) Radian6
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.19%) Global One
3 1 (0.19%) HFM
3 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.80%) SaaS
2 5 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.75%) IaaS
3 4 (0.75%) Heroku
4 3 (0.56%) Office 365
4 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.37%) Force.com
5 2 (0.37%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.37%) PaaS
5 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.19%) Boomi
6 1 (0.19%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.99%) LAN
2 15 (2.80%) Firewall
3 12 (2.24%) DNS
4 11 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.06%) DHCP
5 10 (1.87%) VPN
5 10 (1.87%) Intranet
6 9 (1.68%) Internet
6 9 (1.68%) LDAP
7 8 (1.50%) VoIP
8 7 (1.31%) SAN
8 7 (1.31%) WAN
8 7 (1.31%) Network Security
9 6 (1.12%) VLAN
10 5 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.93%) NAS
10 5 (0.93%) SSL
10 5 (0.93%) HTTP
10 5 (0.93%) Wireless
11 4 (0.75%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (4.30%) Big Data
3 23 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (2.24%) MySQL
8 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.06%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.87%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.68%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.31%) KDB
13 7 (1.31%) DTS
13 7 (1.31%) EDRMS
14 6 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.43%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.06%) JIRA
3 11 (2.06%) TeamCity
4 10 (1.87%) Subversion
5 8 (1.50%) JUnit
5 8 (1.50%) Selenium
6 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.12%) Maven
6 6 (1.12%) JMeter
6 6 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.56%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.56%) WebLOAD
8 3 (0.56%) TestNG
8 3 (0.56%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.56%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.37%) Toad
9 2 (0.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 217 (40.56%) Finance
2 92 (17.20%) Banking
3 40 (7.48%) Investment Banking
4 33 (6.17%) Legal
5 28 (5.23%) Front Office
6 24 (4.49%) Marketing
7 19 (3.55%) Retail
8 14 (2.62%) Telecoms
9 12 (2.24%) Law
10 11 (2.06%) Advertising
11 7 (1.31%) Back Office
12 6 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.56%) Games
14 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.37%) Publishing
15 2 (0.37%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.37%) German Language
15 2 (0.37%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 134 (25.05%) Developer
2 120 (22.43%) Analyst
3 46 (8.60%) Architect
4 45 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 34 (6.36%) Project Manager
6 31 (5.79%) Java Developer
7 23 (4.30%) Data Analyst
8 22 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 18 (3.36%) Consultant
10 17 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (2.43%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (2.06%) .NET Developer
12 11 (2.06%) Technical Architect
12 11 (2.06%) User Experience Researcher
13 10 (1.87%) Support Analyst
13 10 (1.87%) Administrator
13 10 (1.87%) Designer
14 9 (1.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (1.68%) Test Analyst
14 9 (1.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.21%) .NET
2 55 (10.28%) HTML
3 35 (6.54%) CSS
4 32 (5.98%) Web Services
5 25 (4.67%) XML
6 18 (3.36%) Middleware
7 16 (2.99%) REST
8 15 (2.80%) HTML5
9 13 (2.43%) SOAP
10 12 (2.24%) WPF
10 12 (2.24%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.06%) ASP.NET
11 11 (2.06%) J2EE
12 9 (1.68%) jQuery
13 8 (1.50%) Java EE
13 8 (1.50%) JSON
13 8 (1.50%) Spring
14 7 (1.31%) JRules
14 7 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (1.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 137 (25.61%) Computer Science
2 118 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (9.91%) Mathematics
4 39 (7.29%) User Experience
5 32 (5.98%) Management Information System
6 29 (5.42%) Statistics
7 22 (4.11%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (2.99%) NHS
9 15 (2.80%) Data Structures
9 15 (2.80%) Credit Risk
10 14 (2.62%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.62%) Derivative
11 13 (2.43%) Psychology
11 13 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (2.24%) Physics
13 10 (1.87%) Graphic Design
13 10 (1.87%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.68%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.68%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (11.59%) Linux
2 54 (10.09%) Windows
3 49 (9.16%) UNIX
4 16 (2.99%) Android
4 16 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.50%) Solaris
6 7 (1.31%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Debian
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (18.32%) Project Management
3 54 (10.09%) Analytics
4 53 (9.91%) PRINCE2
5 46 (8.60%) ITIL
6 41 (7.66%) Waterfall
7 39 (7.29%) TDD
8 38 (7.10%) Business Analysis
9 37 (6.92%) SDLC
10 35 (6.54%) Risk Management
10 35 (6.54%) OO
11 33 (6.17%) Change Management
11 33 (6.17%) Migration
12 28 (5.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 27 (5.05%) Data Modelling
14 25 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (4.67%) Scrum
14 25 (4.67%) Data Management
15 24 (4.49%) SOA
15 24 (4.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (24.11%) SQL
2 108 (20.19%) Java
3 55 (10.28%) C#
4 46 (8.60%) JavaScript
5 39 (7.29%) C++
6 36 (6.73%) Python
7 27 (5.05%) VBA
8 17 (3.18%) Perl
9 16 (2.99%) R
10 15 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.43%) Groovy
12 12 (2.24%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.24%) PHP
13 11 (2.06%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.06%) Ruby
14 9 (1.68%) C
15 8 (1.50%) Scala
16 5 (0.93%) VB
16 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (3.93%) PMI Certification
2 16 (2.99%) PMP
3 14 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.62%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (2.43%) MCSE
5 12 (2.24%) ISEB
6 11 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.06%) PhD
6 11 (2.06%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.68%) CISSP
8 8 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.31%) MBA
9 7 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.93%) APMP
10 5 (0.93%) CISM
10 5 (0.93%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.93%) CCNA
11 4 (0.75%) CIMA
11 4 (0.75%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.73%) QA
2 16 (2.99%) SLA
3 7 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.12%) COBIT
5 5 (0.93%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.56%) COREP
6 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.37%) Basel II
7 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.37%) COSO
7 2 (0.37%) FINREP
8 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.19%) FATCA
8 1 (0.19%) P3O
8 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.19%) IAS 39
System Software
1 33 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.37%) Docker
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.19%) Snort
5 1 (0.19%) Xen
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.19%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
5 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.87%) Puppet
3 7 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.93%) Control-M
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.37%) yum
6 2 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.19%) Mesos
7 1 (0.19%) Graphite
7 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.19%) MOM
7 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.19%) Nagios
7 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 91 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 61 (11.40%) Oracle
3 21 (3.93%) Adobe
4 19 (3.55%) WorldPay
5 17 (3.18%) Cisco
6 16 (2.99%) Citrix
7 11 (2.06%) HP
7 11 (2.06%) Sybase
8 10 (1.87%) SAP
8 10 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.68%) webMethods
9 9 (1.68%) Remedy
10 8 (1.50%) Informatica
11 7 (1.31%) VMware
11 7 (1.31%) Google
12 6 (1.12%) Tableau
13 5 (0.93%) Splunk
13 5 (0.93%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.75%) BMC
14 4 (0.75%) Veritas
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £381 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Rate: £15.00 - £17.50 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago