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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 52 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 29 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.96% 2.66% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.02% 27.42% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 9
Average daily rate
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£388 £240 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.45% -23.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £213 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £306 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +60.00%
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
126 124 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.53% 9.72% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 62 42
Average daily rate £325 £303 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £198 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 27 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Banking
3 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (24.36%) SQL
5 18 (23.08%) HTML
5 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 17 (21.79%) CSS
7 16 (20.51%) jQuery
8 14 (17.95%) HTML5
8 14 (17.95%) Linux
9 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (16.67%) CSS3
10 12 (15.38%) Time Management
10 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 12 (15.38%) Internet
11 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
12 10 (12.82%) .NET
12 10 (12.82%) YUI
12 10 (12.82%) Information Security
13 9 (11.54%) VMware
13 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.26%) Windows
14 8 (10.26%) Java
14 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
15 7 (8.97%) MS Office
15 7 (8.97%) Web Services
15 7 (8.97%) UNIX
15 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
15 7 (8.97%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) SAS
3 3 (3.85%) Lync
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.28%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) Internet
2 6 (7.69%) SAN
2 6 (7.69%) Intranet
3 4 (5.13%) DHCP
3 4 (5.13%) DNS
4 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) VPN
5 1 (1.28%) LAN
5 1 (1.28%) VoIP
5 1 (1.28%) WLAN
5 1 (1.28%) WAN
5 1 (1.28%) HTTP
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
5 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) MySQL
4 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Ant
1 6 (7.69%) JUnit
2 3 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.28%) Toad
3 1 (1.28%) Xcode
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
1 22 (28.21%) Banking
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Service Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Service Assurance Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Technical Administrator
8 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) HTML
2 17 (21.79%) CSS
3 16 (20.51%) jQuery
4 14 (17.95%) HTML5
5 13 (16.67%) CSS3
6 10 (12.82%) .NET
6 10 (12.82%) YUI
7 7 (8.97%) Web Services
8 6 (7.69%) J2EE
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.85%) XML
10 2 (2.56%) WCF
10 2 (2.56%) Application Packaging
10 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.56%) JAXB
10 2 (2.56%) DOM
11 1 (1.28%) Flash
11 1 (1.28%) XHTML
11 1 (1.28%) SOAP
11 1 (1.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
5 1 (1.28%) iPhone
5 1 (1.28%) Open Source
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) Life Science
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Windows
3 7 (8.97%) UNIX
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.56%) Solaris
7 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.28%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.38%) Time Management
3 10 (12.82%) Information Security
4 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
5 7 (8.97%) Web Development
6 6 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 6 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 6 (7.69%) TDD
7 5 (6.41%) ITIL
7 5 (6.41%) Migration
7 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.85%) Scrum
9 3 (3.85%) Change Management
9 3 (3.85%) Product Management
9 3 (3.85%) Release Management
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.26%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.56%) VBA
6 2 (2.56%) C
6 2 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) CISMP
1 6 (7.69%) CISSP
1 6 (7.69%) Sun Certification
1 6 (7.69%) CISM
2 5 (6.41%) HND
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) MCTS
4 2 (2.56%) OCP
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) CCNA
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.28%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.13%) QA
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
4 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Samba
3 2 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
2 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) VMware
3 6 (7.69%) Sun
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
5 3 (3.85%) NetApp
5 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.85%) HP
5 3 (3.85%) EMC
6 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.56%) CommVault
6 2 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.28%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) HubSpot
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