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 August 2016 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 43 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 178 259 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.12% 4.82% 5.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.02% 32.01% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 186 224
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £378 £364
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% +20.07%
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
593 809 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.05% 15.05% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 586 630
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 15
Median hourly rate £17.66 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.33 £12.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.45 £44.12 £31.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 127 (38.48%) Finance
2 113 (34.24%) Computer Science
3 110 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (25.45%) SQL
5 76 (23.03%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (20.30%) Project Management
7 59 (17.88%) JavaScript
8 58 (17.58%) Java
9 54 (16.36%) Scrum
10 49 (14.85%) HTML
11 43 (13.03%) User Experience
12 42 (12.73%) Marketing
13 40 (12.12%) TDD
13 40 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 40 (12.12%) ITIL
14 38 (11.52%) Microsoft
14 38 (11.52%) AngularJS
15 37 (11.21%) C#
15 37 (11.21%) SQL Server
15 37 (11.21%) Banking
16 34 (10.30%) Oracle
16 34 (10.30%) Linux
16 34 (10.30%) Analytics
17 33 (10.00%) CSS
17 33 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (10.00%) Mathematics
18 32 (9.70%) XML
19 31 (9.39%) Unix
20 29 (8.79%) Google
21 28 (8.48%) Active Directory

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.33%) Apache
2 10 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.73%) IIS
3 9 (2.73%) SAS
4 8 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.91%) WordPress
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
8 2 (0.61%) Drupal
8 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.30%) Confluence
9 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Zimbra
Applications
1 26 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.27%) MS Office
3 15 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.42%) Photoshop
6 7 (2.12%) SPSS
7 5 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.52%) MS Project
8 4 (1.21%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.61%) InVision
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.30%) EViews
10 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.91%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.30%) Endur
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Radian6
4 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.21%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.91%) Office 365
5 3 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.61%) Force.com
6 2 (0.61%) GitHub
6 2 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.30%) Google Play
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.30%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Route 53
7 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.85%) Firewall
2 13 (3.94%) HTTP
2 13 (3.94%) LDAP
3 8 (2.42%) DNS
3 8 (2.42%) SSL
4 7 (2.12%) Network Security
5 6 (1.82%) VoIP
6 5 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.21%) CTI
7 4 (1.21%) FTP
7 4 (1.21%) Internet
7 4 (1.21%) LAN
7 4 (1.21%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.91%) BGP
8 3 (0.91%) EIGRP
8 3 (0.91%) Intranet
8 3 (0.91%) OSPF
8 3 (0.91%) SAN
8 3 (0.91%) VPN
8 3 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.18%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.73%) MySQL
7 8 (2.42%) DB2
8 7 (2.12%) Big Data
8 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.52%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.52%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.52%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.21%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.21%) QlikView
11 4 (1.21%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.24%) JIRA
3 8 (2.42%) Selenium
4 7 (2.12%) Axure RP
4 7 (2.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (2.12%) Maven
4 7 (2.12%) Xcode
5 6 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.52%) Bower
6 5 (1.52%) gulp
6 5 (1.52%) Mocha
6 5 (1.52%) Protractor
6 5 (1.52%) Sinon.JS
7 4 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.21%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.91%) Subversion
8 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 127 (38.48%) Finance
2 42 (12.73%) Marketing
3 37 (11.21%) Banking
4 26 (7.88%) Financial Institution
5 19 (5.76%) Legal
6 17 (5.15%) Retail
6 17 (5.15%) Telecoms
7 14 (4.24%) Front Office
8 9 (2.73%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.12%) Advertising
9 7 (2.12%) Billing
10 6 (1.82%) Games
10 6 (1.82%) Law
10 6 (1.82%) Publishing
11 5 (1.52%) German Language
12 4 (1.21%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.91%) Back Office
13 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 92 (27.88%) Developer
2 58 (17.58%) Analyst
3 22 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 22 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 16 (4.85%) Angular Developer
5 15 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 15 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 13 (3.94%) C# Developer
6 13 (3.94%) Data Analyst
7 12 (3.64%) Designer
8 10 (3.03%) Agile Developer
8 10 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (3.03%) iOS Developer
9 9 (2.73%) Architect
9 9 (2.73%) Implementation Specialist
9 9 (2.73%) ITSM Specialist
9 9 (2.73%) Objective-C Developer
10 8 (2.42%) IT Manager
11 7 (2.12%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.85%) HTML
2 38 (11.52%) AngularJS
3 33 (10.00%) CSS
4 32 (9.70%) XML
5 23 (6.97%) .NET
6 21 (6.36%) HTML5
7 15 (4.55%) Node.js
8 12 (3.64%) Ajax
8 12 (3.64%) CSS3
8 12 (3.64%) REST
8 12 (3.64%) RESTful
8 12 (3.64%) Spring
9 9 (2.73%) jQuery
9 9 (2.73%) JSON
9 9 (2.73%) Web Services
10 8 (2.42%) J2EE
10 8 (2.42%) SOAP
10 8 (2.42%) WPF
11 7 (2.12%) Gherkin
12 6 (1.82%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 113 (34.24%) Computer Science
2 76 (23.03%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (13.03%) User Experience
4 33 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 22 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 17 (5.15%) Fixed Income
7 16 (4.85%) Hedge funds
7 16 (4.85%) Virtual Team
8 15 (4.55%) Statistics
9 14 (4.24%) Data Structures
9 14 (4.24%) Equities
10 13 (3.94%) Economics
11 12 (3.64%) Algorithms
12 11 (3.33%) Psychology
13 10 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (2.73%) Data Centre
14 9 (2.73%) Digital Media
14 9 (2.73%) Mobile App
14 9 (2.73%) Visualisation
15 8 (2.42%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.30%) Linux
2 31 (9.39%) Unix
3 24 (7.27%) Windows
4 16 (4.85%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.73%) Android
6 5 (1.52%) CentOS
7 4 (1.21%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.21%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.21%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.61%) Solaris
8 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (20.30%) Project Management
3 54 (16.36%) Scrum
4 40 (12.12%) ITIL
4 40 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 40 (12.12%) TDD
5 34 (10.30%) Analytics
6 33 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (8.18%) PRINCE2
7 27 (8.18%) Risk Management
8 26 (7.88%) OO
9 25 (7.58%) Asset Management
9 25 (7.58%) SDLC
10 23 (6.97%) BDD
10 23 (6.97%) Change Management
11 22 (6.67%) Programme Management
12 21 (6.36%) Data Modelling
13 19 (5.76%) DevOps
14 17 (5.15%) Data Management
14 17 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (25.45%) SQL
2 59 (17.88%) JavaScript
3 58 (17.58%) Java
4 37 (11.21%) C#
5 24 (7.27%) Python
6 23 (6.97%) Shell Script
7 19 (5.76%) C++
8 17 (5.15%) R
9 14 (4.24%) Perl
10 13 (3.94%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.33%) Objective-C
12 10 (3.03%) Apple Swift
12 10 (3.03%) C
12 10 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.73%) PHP
13 9 (2.73%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.42%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.42%) Ruby
15 7 (2.12%) Scala
16 5 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 18 (5.45%) PMP
3 14 (4.24%) CISSP
4 8 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.42%) ISEB
4 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.42%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.12%) CCNP
5 7 (2.12%) PhD
6 6 (1.82%) CISM
6 6 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.52%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.21%) APMP
8 4 (1.21%) MCSE
8 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.91%) CCIE
9 3 (0.91%) CISA
9 3 (0.91%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.33%) QA
2 10 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.82%) COBIT
5 5 (1.52%) SLA
6 4 (1.21%) COSO
6 4 (1.21%) ISO27005
6 4 (1.21%) MiFID
6 4 (1.21%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.91%) FATCA
7 3 (0.91%) GPG13
7 3 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.30%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.30%) P3O
8 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.30%) SEPA
8 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (8.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.21%) HDFS
4 3 (0.91%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.30%) Docker
5 1 (0.30%) Firmware
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.30%) Snort
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) Control-M
2 4 (1.21%) BladeLogic
3 3 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.91%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.30%) Ansible
4 1 (0.30%) Grafana
4 1 (0.30%) Graphite
4 1 (0.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.30%) Kibana
4 1 (0.30%) logstash
4 1 (0.30%) Nessus
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.30%) Oracle
3 29 (8.79%) Google
4 14 (4.24%) Cisco
5 12 (3.64%) Netezza
6 11 (3.33%) Tableau
7 9 (2.73%) Adobe
7 9 (2.73%) Juniper
7 9 (2.73%) Remedy
8 8 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.42%) Sybase
8 8 (2.42%) Teradata
8 8 (2.42%) VMware
9 7 (2.12%) Apple
9 7 (2.12%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.12%) HP
10 6 (1.82%) IBM
11 5 (1.52%) BEA
11 5 (1.52%) WorldPay
12 4 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
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