The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 57 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 35 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.04% 2.34% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.11% 25.69% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 13
Average daily rate
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£381 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £200 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £560 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.53 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +39.68%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
174 109 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.16% 9.11% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 55 48
Average daily rate £375 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 19 (28.36%) Computer Science
4 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
6 11 (16.42%) Linux
7 10 (14.93%) MS Office
7 10 (14.93%) Internet
7 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.43%) VMware
8 9 (13.43%) Windows
8 9 (13.43%) SQL
8 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.94%) SAS
9 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.94%) Java
9 8 (11.94%) Retail
9 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
9 8 (11.94%) SDLC
10 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk
10 7 (10.45%) Time Management
10 7 (10.45%) Information Security
10 7 (10.45%) Cisco
10 7 (10.45%) Web Services
11 6 (8.96%) CSS
11 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
11 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
11 6 (8.96%) C#
11 6 (8.96%) HTML
11 6 (8.96%) CISSP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (11.94%) SAS
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.48%) Lync
4 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Agresso
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) Intranet
3 3 (4.48%) VPN
4 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 2 (2.99%) SAN
5 1 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.49%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.49%) WebEx
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) VoIP
5 1 (1.49%) WLAN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.49%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.49%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Ant
2 3 (4.48%) JUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.48%) Hudson
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Information Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) SAS Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Payments Business Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) PMO Lead
9 2 (2.99%) GIS Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) Web Services
2 6 (8.96%) CSS
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) jQuery
2 6 (8.96%) HTML5
2 6 (8.96%) CSS3
3 5 (7.46%) YUI
3 5 (7.46%) XML
4 3 (4.48%) .NET
4 3 (4.48%) J2EE
4 3 (4.48%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.48%) DOM
4 3 (4.48%) JAXB
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.49%) XSD
6 1 (1.49%) JSP
6 1 (1.49%) Middleware
6 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.49%) Spring
6 1 (1.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.48%) GIS
4 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Neural Network
5 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Mechatronics
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.97%) UNIX
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
3 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
3 8 (11.94%) SDLC
4 7 (10.45%) Time Management
4 7 (10.45%) Information Security
5 6 (8.96%) TDD
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
6 4 (5.97%) Investment Management
6 4 (5.97%) Web Development
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL
6 4 (5.97%) OO
6 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 4 (5.97%) Change Management
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.48%) ETL
7 3 (4.48%) Pair Programming
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) Python
5 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.48%) C++
7 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.99%) C
8 1 (1.49%) XPath
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
8 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) CISSP
1 6 (8.96%) CISM
1 6 (8.96%) CISMP
2 5 (7.46%) HND
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.48%) Sun Certification
3 3 (4.48%) ISEB
4 2 (2.99%) PhD
5 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.49%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 3 (4.48%) Sun
5 3 (4.48%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) Citrix
6 2 (2.99%) ESRI
7 1 (1.49%) Telerik
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Lotus
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
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