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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 31 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 53 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.04% 2.07% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.06% 18.62% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 8
Median daily rate £475 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £570 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £386 £366
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -62.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
Degree
Scotland

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
143 188 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.61% 11.12% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 89 51
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £14.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -0.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Degree.

1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (60.49%) Scrum
3 35 (43.21%) Java
3 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
4 33 (40.74%) Python
4 33 (40.74%) ESRI
4 33 (40.74%) PostGIS
4 33 (40.74%) Leaflet
4 33 (40.74%) GeoServer
4 33 (40.74%) OpenLayers
5 19 (23.46%) JIRA
5 19 (23.46%) BDD
5 19 (23.46%) GIS
6 18 (22.22%) TDD
6 18 (22.22%) Web Development
6 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 17 (20.99%) Artifactory
7 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
7 17 (20.99%) Ansible
7 17 (20.99%) Open Source
8 16 (19.75%) Maven
8 16 (19.75%) Cucumber
8 16 (19.75%) JBehave
8 16 (19.75%) Gradle
9 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (18.52%) Finance
10 13 (16.05%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (16.05%) Information Architecture
11 11 (13.58%) Banking
12 10 (12.35%) .NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 33 (40.74%) GeoServer
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Network Security
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.23%) FWSM
3 1 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) VLAN
3 1 (1.23%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) GIS
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.47%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) JIRA
2 17 (20.99%) Artifactory
2 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
3 16 (19.75%) Cucumber
3 16 (19.75%) Gradle
3 16 (19.75%) JBehave
3 16 (19.75%) Maven
4 2 (2.47%) Xcode
5 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Electronics
5 2 (2.47%) Publishing
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) Web Developer
3 13 (16.05%) Architect
3 13 (16.05%) Data Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) GIS Developer
5 7 (8.64%) GIS Web Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) IT Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Security Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Digital Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Incident Manager
8 2 (2.47%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) Leaflet
1 33 (40.74%) OpenLayers
1 33 (40.74%) PostGIS
2 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 10 (12.35%) .NET
4 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.94%) RESTful
5 4 (4.94%) Web Services
5 4 (4.94%) WPF
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.70%) Middleware
7 2 (2.47%) Cocoa
7 2 (2.47%) XML
8 1 (1.23%) CSS
8 1 (1.23%) HTML
8 1 (1.23%) J2EE
8 1 (1.23%) JSP
8 1 (1.23%) XSD
8 1 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.94%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) 3D Printing
4 2 (2.47%) iPad
4 2 (2.47%) iPhone
4 2 (2.47%) Physics
4 2 (2.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.23%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.23%) DataPower
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (60.49%) Scrum
3 19 (23.46%) BDD
4 18 (22.22%) TDD
4 18 (22.22%) Web Development
5 17 (20.99%) Open Source
6 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (16.05%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (16.05%) Information Architecture
8 6 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (6.17%) Information Security
9 5 (6.17%) MVC
10 4 (4.94%) ERP
10 4 (4.94%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (4.94%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (3.70%) ETL
11 3 (3.70%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.70%) ITIL
11 3 (3.70%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) Java
1 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
2 33 (40.74%) Python
3 8 (9.88%) C#
4 7 (8.64%) SQL
5 2 (2.47%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) CISMP
1 4 (4.94%) CISSP
2 1 (1.23%) CCIE
2 1 (1.23%) CCNP
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) HND
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.23%) MBA
2 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.23%) PMP
2 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Cacti
2 1 (1.23%) Nagios
2 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) ESRI
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Apple
4 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) Juniper
5 1 (1.23%) F5
5 1 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.23%) VMware