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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 32 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 157 244 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.09% 4.81% 4.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.76% 30.85% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 190 198
Average daily rate £450 £428 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £667 £580 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.26 £33.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.69% -54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £12.45 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.88 £26.25 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
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
465 791 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.08% 15.59% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 593 684
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £269 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 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
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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.

1 136 (36.96%) Finance
2 130 (35.33%) Computer Science
3 123 (33.42%) SQL
4 108 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (22.55%) Java
6 81 (22.01%) Banking
7 57 (15.49%) SQL Server
8 55 (14.95%) Microsoft
8 55 (14.95%) Project Management
9 52 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
10 50 (13.59%) Mathematics
10 50 (13.59%) C#
10 50 (13.59%) HTML
11 48 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 46 (12.50%) Windows
13 45 (12.23%) JavaScript
14 40 (10.87%) C++
15 39 (10.60%) .NET
15 39 (10.60%) Linux
16 37 (10.05%) CSS
16 37 (10.05%) Investment Banking
17 33 (8.97%) MS Office
18 32 (8.70%) Front Office
19 31 (8.42%) PRINCE2
19 31 (8.42%) ITIL
20 30 (8.15%) T-SQL
21 29 (7.88%) Python
21 29 (7.88%) jQuery
21 29 (7.88%) HTML5
21 29 (7.88%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (4.35%) Node.js
2 15 (4.08%) CMS
3 10 (2.72%) IIS
4 8 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.63%) Apache
6 4 (1.09%) Confluence
6 4 (1.09%) EPiServer CMS
6 4 (1.09%) SAS
6 4 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.82%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.54%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.54%) Zimbra
Applications
1 48 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.97%) MS Office
3 23 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (4.89%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.80%) MS Project
6 10 (2.72%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.54%) SPSS
9 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (2.72%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.09%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.54%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 2 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.09%) SaaS
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.82%) Office 365
5 2 (0.54%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.80%) Firewall
2 10 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.90%) BGP
3 7 (1.90%) Internet
3 7 (1.90%) OSPF
3 7 (1.90%) WAN
4 6 (1.63%) LAN
5 5 (1.36%) DHCP
5 5 (1.36%) DNS
5 5 (1.36%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.09%) SAN
6 4 (1.09%) VPN
7 3 (0.82%) HTTP
7 3 (0.82%) Intranet
7 3 (0.82%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.82%) MPLS
7 3 (0.82%) Multicast
7 3 (0.82%) SWIFTNet
7 3 (0.82%) VoIP
7 3 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.07%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.16%) RDBMS
3 19 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.08%) Big Data
5 14 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (3.53%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.26%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.72%) KDB
9 9 (2.45%) MS Access
9 9 (2.45%) MySQL
9 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.90%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.36%) HBase
12 5 (1.36%) PerformancePoint
13 4 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (7.61%) JIRA
2 22 (5.98%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.43%) Subversion
4 14 (3.80%) JUnit
5 11 (2.99%) Maven
6 8 (2.17%) ClearCase
6 8 (2.17%) ClearQuest
6 8 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.36%) Mockito
9 5 (1.36%) Selenium
9 5 (1.36%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.82%) Ant
11 3 (0.82%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.82%) Protractor
11 3 (0.82%) RSpec
11 3 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 136 (36.96%) Finance
2 81 (22.01%) Banking
3 37 (10.05%) Investment Banking
4 32 (8.70%) Front Office
5 24 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 21 (5.71%) Legal
7 18 (4.89%) Games
8 16 (4.35%) Marketing
9 14 (3.80%) Advertising
10 7 (1.90%) Retail
11 5 (1.36%) Electronics
11 5 (1.36%) Law
12 3 (0.82%) Back Office
12 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.82%) Publishing
13 2 (0.54%) International Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.27%) Billing
14 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (40.76%) Developer
2 72 (19.57%) Analyst
3 28 (7.61%) Business Analyst
4 27 (7.34%) Java Developer
5 23 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 17 (4.62%) Architect
6 17 (4.62%) Games Developer
6 17 (4.62%) Java Games Developer
6 17 (4.62%) Telecoms Developer
6 17 (4.62%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 16 (4.35%) Quantitative Developer
8 14 (3.80%) C# Developer
9 13 (3.53%) Senior Developer
10 12 (3.26%) C++ Developer
10 12 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (2.99%) Database Developer
12 10 (2.72%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (2.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (2.45%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.59%) HTML
2 39 (10.60%) .NET
3 37 (10.05%) CSS
4 29 (7.88%) HTML5
4 29 (7.88%) jQuery
5 27 (7.34%) REST
5 27 (7.34%) XML
6 18 (4.89%) ASP.NET
6 18 (4.89%) Web Services
7 16 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 12 (3.26%) Spring
9 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (2.45%) JSON
10 7 (1.90%) CSS3
10 7 (1.90%) MDX
10 7 (1.90%) Middleware
10 7 (1.90%) XHTML
11 6 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (1.36%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 130 (35.33%) Computer Science
2 52 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (13.59%) Mathematics
4 26 (7.07%) Derivative
5 25 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (5.71%) Management Information System
7 19 (5.16%) User Experience
8 17 (4.62%) Algorithms
9 14 (3.80%) Data Structures
9 14 (3.80%) Fixed Income
10 12 (3.26%) Equities
10 12 (3.26%) Equity Derivative
11 11 (2.99%) Physics
12 9 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (2.45%) Statistics
13 8 (2.17%) Visualisation
14 6 (1.63%) Life Science
14 6 (1.63%) NHS
15 5 (1.36%) Economics
15 5 (1.36%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.50%) Windows
2 39 (10.60%) Linux
3 28 (7.61%) Unix
4 16 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.63%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.36%) Android
8 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.09%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.54%) CentOS
10 2 (0.54%) Solaris
10 2 (0.54%) SUSE
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (14.95%) Project Management
3 31 (8.42%) ITIL
3 31 (8.42%) PRINCE2
4 29 (7.88%) Analytics
5 27 (7.34%) TDD
6 25 (6.79%) OO
7 24 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (6.52%) Change Management
7 24 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 24 (6.52%) Scrum
8 21 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 21 (5.71%) Migration
9 20 (5.43%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.16%) Business Analysis
11 17 (4.62%) SDLC
11 17 (4.62%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (4.35%) Multithreading
12 16 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (33.42%) SQL
2 83 (22.55%) Java
3 50 (13.59%) C#
4 45 (12.23%) JavaScript
5 40 (10.87%) C++
6 30 (8.15%) T-SQL
7 29 (7.88%) Python
8 12 (3.26%) Perl
8 12 (3.26%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.45%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.17%) PHP
10 8 (2.17%) VBA
11 7 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.90%) Ruby
12 6 (1.63%) Scala
13 5 (1.36%) AWK
13 5 (1.36%) C
13 5 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.36%) sed
14 4 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (3.26%) PhD
2 10 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.45%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.17%) PMP
5 7 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.63%) ISEB
7 5 (1.36%) CCNA
7 5 (1.36%) CISSP
8 4 (1.09%) APMP
8 4 (1.09%) HNC
8 4 (1.09%) HND
8 4 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.09%) MCSE
8 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.82%) CCDP
9 3 (0.82%) CCIE
9 3 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.16%) QA
2 8 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.90%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.09%) SLA
6 2 (0.54%) COBIT
6 2 (0.54%) P3O
6 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.27%) COSO
7 1 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) Docker
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.54%) HDFS
5 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.27%) NFS
5 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.36%) Oozie
2 3 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.54%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) Ambari
4 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.27%) EnCase
4 1 (0.27%) FTK
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) yum
Vendors
1 55 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.71%) Oracle
3 15 (4.08%) Cisco
4 13 (3.53%) Adobe
5 11 (2.99%) Sybase
6 9 (2.45%) WorldPay
7 8 (2.17%) DataSynapse
7 8 (2.17%) Reuters
7 8 (2.17%) VMware
8 6 (1.63%) Juniper
8 6 (1.63%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.36%) HP
9 5 (1.36%) hybris
9 5 (1.36%) IBM
9 5 (1.36%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.36%) SAP
10 4 (1.09%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.09%) Google
10 4 (1.09%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.09%) Sitecore
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £80 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Rate: From £450 to £520 per day 6 to 12 months.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago