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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 30 68 41
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -27
Contract jobs citing Degree 48 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.18% 1.67% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.04% 13.44% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 13
Median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £139 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £388 £368
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £52.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.71% +30.00%
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
137 186 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.79% 12.41% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 90 58
Median daily rate £450 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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
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 6 December 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 68 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (65.22%) Scrum
3 48 (52.17%) Java
4 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
5 40 (43.48%) Python
5 40 (43.48%) ESRI
6 39 (42.39%) PostGIS
6 39 (42.39%) Leaflet
6 39 (42.39%) GeoServer
6 39 (42.39%) OpenLayers
7 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
7 26 (28.26%) BDD
8 25 (27.17%) JIRA
9 24 (26.09%) GIS
9 24 (26.09%) TDD
10 23 (25.00%) Open Source
11 22 (23.91%) JBehave
11 22 (23.91%) Maven
11 22 (23.91%) Cucumber
11 22 (23.91%) Gradle
12 19 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (19.57%) Web Development
14 17 (18.48%) Artifactory
14 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
14 17 (18.48%) Ansible
15 16 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
15 16 (17.39%) Information Architecture
16 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
16 13 (14.13%) Finance
17 11 (11.96%) Migration

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 39 (42.39%) GeoServer
2 3 (3.26%) JBoss
3 2 (2.17%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) LAN
2 3 (3.26%) VLAN
2 3 (3.26%) VPN
2 3 (3.26%) WAN
3 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.09%) FWSM
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) GIS
2 6 (6.52%) Spatial Data
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) MySQL
6 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) JIRA
2 22 (23.91%) Cucumber
2 22 (23.91%) Gradle
2 22 (23.91%) JBehave
2 22 (23.91%) Maven
3 17 (18.48%) Artifactory
3 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.17%) Xcode
5 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.09%) Grunt
5 1 (1.09%) gulp
5 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Publishing
4 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (59.78%) Developer
2 17 (18.48%) Web Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Architect
3 16 (17.39%) Data Architect
4 13 (14.13%) Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) GIS Developer
5 7 (7.61%) GIS Web Developer
6 6 (6.52%) GIS Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.17%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (2.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.39%) Leaflet
1 39 (42.39%) OpenLayers
1 39 (42.39%) PostGIS
2 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.52%) RESTful
3 6 (6.52%) Web Services
3 6 (6.52%) XML
4 5 (5.43%) .NET
4 5 (5.43%) HTML
4 5 (5.43%) WSDL
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.35%) CSS
5 4 (4.35%) CSS3
5 4 (4.35%) HTML5
5 4 (4.35%) XML Messaging
6 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.26%) J2EE
6 3 (3.26%) JSP
6 3 (3.26%) React
7 2 (2.17%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) 3D Printing
4 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.17%) iPad
4 2 (2.17%) iPhone
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.09%) DataPower
5 1 (1.09%) Economics
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) PMI
5 1 (1.09%) Statistics
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (65.22%) Scrum
3 26 (28.26%) BDD
4 24 (26.09%) TDD
5 23 (25.00%) Open Source
6 19 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (19.57%) Web Development
8 16 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
8 16 (17.39%) Information Architecture
9 11 (11.96%) Migration
10 10 (10.87%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.35%) ITIL
11 4 (4.35%) ITIL V3
11 4 (4.35%) MVC
11 4 (4.35%) People Management
11 4 (4.35%) Process Improvement
11 4 (4.35%) Software Delivery
12 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.26%) Change Management
12 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) Java
2 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
3 40 (43.48%) Python
4 8 (8.70%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
1 2 (2.17%) ISEB
1 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) APMP
2 1 (1.09%) CCIE
2 1 (1.09%) CCNP
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.09%) HND
2 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.09%) PMP
2 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) Cacti
2 1 (1.09%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.09%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) ESRI
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco
3 4 (4.35%) Juniper
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) Cognos
5 2 (2.17%) Tableau
6 1 (1.09%) F5
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.09%) OpenText
6 1 (1.09%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.09%) Xamarin