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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 32 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 284 328 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.12% 4.93% 4.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.93% 32.32% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 239 206
Average daily rate
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£428 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £640 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £42.02 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.43% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £41.63 £30.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £42.40 £68.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+33.55% -24.60%
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
837 1015 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.09% 15.27% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 694 586
Average daily rate £418 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 35
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 29 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 190 (33.39%) Finance
2 172 (30.23%) Computer Science
3 147 (25.83%) SQL
4 131 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (18.28%) Banking
6 102 (17.93%) Java
7 101 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
8 83 (14.59%) HTML
8 83 (14.59%) Project Management
9 72 (12.65%) C#
9 72 (12.65%) Microsoft
10 68 (11.95%) JavaScript
10 68 (11.95%) .NET
11 65 (11.42%) Linux
11 65 (11.42%) Analytics
12 63 (11.07%) Windows
12 63 (11.07%) OO
12 63 (11.07%) Oracle
13 62 (10.90%) MS Excel
14 59 (10.37%) Front Office
14 59 (10.37%) Mathematics
15 53 (9.31%) Web Services
16 52 (9.14%) ITIL
16 52 (9.14%) PRINCE2
16 52 (9.14%) SQL Server
17 48 (8.44%) UNIX
18 46 (8.08%) TDD
19 45 (7.91%) CSS
20 43 (7.56%) C++
21 42 (7.38%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 24 (4.22%) SAS
2 16 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.81%) Apache
3 15 (2.64%) IIS
4 14 (2.46%) Node.js
5 7 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.88%) CMS
7 4 (0.70%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.53%) JBoss
9 2 (0.35%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.18%) Kentico
10 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 62 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.38%) MS Office
3 22 (3.87%) MS Project
4 21 (3.69%) MS Visio
5 19 (3.34%) Photoshop
6 16 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.88%) InDesign
10 4 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.53%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.53%) SPSS
11 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.35%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.18%) Weka
13 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.18%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.53%) Siebel Analytics
4 3 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.53%) Summit
5 2 (0.35%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.35%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.35%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.35%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.18%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.18%) Cordys
6 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.18%) Agresso
6 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.05%) SaaS
2 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.53%) Force.com
4 2 (0.35%) GitHub
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.51%) Internet
2 17 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.46%) Firewall
4 9 (1.58%) Intranet
5 8 (1.41%) Network Security
6 7 (1.23%) WAN
7 6 (1.05%) FTP
8 5 (0.88%) HTTP
8 5 (0.88%) LAN
8 5 (0.88%) Wireless
9 4 (0.70%) SAN
10 3 (0.53%) SSL
10 3 (0.53%) VPN
10 3 (0.53%) LDAP
10 3 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.35%) NAS
11 2 (0.35%) ADSL
11 2 (0.35%) DNS
11 2 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.16%) Hadoop
5 17 (2.99%) Big Data
6 14 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.28%) QlikView
8 12 (2.11%) MySQL
8 12 (2.11%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.58%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.23%) DB2
13 6 (1.05%) DataStage
13 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.05%) KDB
14 5 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (4.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.87%) Subversion
3 19 (3.34%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.81%) JIRA
5 14 (2.46%) Visual Studio
5 14 (2.46%) Toad
6 12 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.93%) Selenium
8 8 (1.41%) JUnit
9 7 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.88%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.88%) Maven
10 5 (0.88%) Hudson
10 5 (0.88%) FogBugz
10 5 (0.88%) Trac
10 5 (0.88%) Redmine
10 5 (0.88%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 190 (33.39%) Finance
2 104 (18.28%) Banking
3 59 (10.37%) Front Office
4 34 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.22%) Marketing
6 23 (4.04%) Legal
7 16 (2.81%) Law
7 16 (2.81%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.46%) Retail
9 13 (2.28%) Games
9 13 (2.28%) Advertising
10 7 (1.23%) Publishing
10 7 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.88%) International Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Billing
13 3 (0.53%) Back Office
14 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) German Language
14 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 195 (34.27%) Developer
2 123 (21.62%) Analyst
3 42 (7.38%) Business Analyst
4 40 (7.03%) Project Manager
5 39 (6.85%) Java Developer
6 32 (5.62%) Architect
7 25 (4.39%) C# Developer
8 22 (3.87%) Senior Developer
8 22 (3.87%) Designer
9 20 (3.51%) Consultant
10 18 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (3.16%) Data Analyst
11 16 (2.81%) SQL Developer
12 15 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (2.46%) C++ Developer
14 12 (2.11%) Tester
15 11 (1.93%) Programmer
15 11 (1.93%) Senior Java Developer
16 10 (1.76%) Junior
16 10 (1.76%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (14.59%) HTML
2 68 (11.95%) .NET
3 53 (9.31%) Web Services
4 45 (7.91%) CSS
5 39 (6.85%) XML
6 28 (4.92%) HTML5
7 20 (3.51%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.16%) jQuery
9 17 (2.99%) WCF
9 17 (2.99%) WPF
10 16 (2.81%) JSON
11 15 (2.64%) .NET Framework
12 13 (2.28%) RESTful
12 13 (2.28%) REST
13 12 (2.11%) CSS3
13 12 (2.11%) Spring
13 12 (2.11%) Middleware
13 12 (2.11%) AngularJS
14 10 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
15 8 (1.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 172 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 101 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (10.37%) Mathematics
4 33 (5.80%) User Experience
5 25 (4.39%) Statistics
5 25 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.69%) Derivative
7 19 (3.34%) Data Structures
7 19 (3.34%) Algorithms
8 18 (3.16%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.28%) Physics
11 10 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.76%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.58%) Data Extraction
13 8 (1.41%) Human Factors
13 8 (1.41%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.41%) NHS
14 7 (1.23%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.42%) Linux
2 63 (11.07%) Windows
3 48 (8.44%) UNIX
4 18 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.99%) Android
6 9 (1.58%) Solaris
7 5 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.53%) AIX
8 3 (0.53%) VMS
8 3 (0.53%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (14.59%) Project Management
3 65 (11.42%) Analytics
4 63 (11.07%) OO
5 52 (9.14%) ITIL
5 52 (9.14%) PRINCE2
6 46 (8.08%) TDD
7 40 (7.03%) Data Modelling
8 38 (6.68%) Risk Management
8 38 (6.68%) Software Engineering
9 34 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (5.80%) Scrum
11 28 (4.92%) CRM
11 28 (4.92%) Business Analysis
11 28 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (4.75%) Service Management
13 26 (4.57%) MVC
13 26 (4.57%) Multithreading
14 25 (4.39%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 147 (25.83%) SQL
2 102 (17.93%) Java
3 72 (12.65%) C#
4 68 (11.95%) JavaScript
5 43 (7.56%) C++
6 28 (4.92%) PL/SQL
6 28 (4.92%) Python
7 24 (4.22%) VBA
8 21 (3.69%) Scala
9 17 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 16 (2.81%) PHP
11 14 (2.46%) C
12 13 (2.28%) R
13 11 (1.93%) Ruby
13 11 (1.93%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.58%) Perl
15 7 (1.23%) PHP5
15 7 (1.23%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.05%) Groovy
16 6 (1.05%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (3.16%) CISSP
1 18 (3.16%) PMI Certification
1 18 (3.16%) Security Cleared
2 17 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.81%) PhD
4 15 (2.64%) ISEB
5 14 (2.46%) PMP
6 12 (2.11%) CISM
7 11 (1.93%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.58%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.23%) MBA
9 7 (1.23%) CISA
9 7 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.23%) MCSE
10 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.88%) GIAC
11 5 (0.88%) CFA
11 5 (0.88%) IIBA
11 5 (0.88%) APMP
11 5 (0.88%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.57%) QA
2 11 (1.93%) SLA
2 11 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.35%) Basel III
4 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.18%) GAAP
System Software
1 10 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.35%) Nmap
4 1 (0.18%) NFS
4 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.18%) XenServer
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.70%) Puppet
2 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.53%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.53%) Control-M
3 2 (0.35%) Nessus
3 2 (0.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.35%) Oozie
4 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.18%) SmokePing
4 1 (0.18%) logstash
4 1 (0.18%) Kibana
4 1 (0.18%) yum
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) Cacti
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.18%) WSUS
4 1 (0.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.07%) Oracle
3 15 (2.64%) Cisco
3 15 (2.64%) Google
4 14 (2.46%) Adobe
5 12 (2.11%) Business Objects
5 12 (2.11%) Tableau
6 11 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.93%) Sybase
7 10 (1.76%) Teradata
8 9 (1.58%) Informatica
9 8 (1.41%) IBM
10 7 (1.23%) Siebel
10 7 (1.23%) VMware
11 6 (1.05%) Zend
11 6 (1.05%) SAP
11 6 (1.05%) Apple
12 4 (0.70%) Citrix
12 4 (0.70%) BMC
12 4 (0.70%) Cerner
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